Australian / New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 7000:2016 Overhead Line Design - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the employer or manager at a mine with overhead powerlines.

You must ensure that any high voltage overhead powerlines at your mine are designed and constructed in accordance with this Standard.

This Standard is referred to in the catalogue of Australian Standards as AS/NZS 7000:2016 Overhead line design. It provides general requirements for the design and construction of new overhead lines.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Other resources

Act(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 WA

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

Contact details

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Resources Safety

Resources Safety

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 2
1 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth, Western Australia 6004
Mailing address: 100 Plain Street
East Perth, Western Australia, 6004
Phone: 08 9358 8002
Fax: 08 9358 8000
Website: Resources Safety (Opens in new window)