Australian New Zealand Standards for Eye Protectors - Western Australia


You must comply with these standards if anybody at your workplace is required to use eye protectors.

These standards set out minimum requirements for eye protectors and associated lenses and filters. You must ensure that any eye protectors provided in your workplace comply with these standards.

The versions of the standards you must comply with are:

  • AS / NZS 1337:1992 / Amdt 2:1997 Eye protectors for industrial applications
  • AS / NZS 1338.1:1992 / Amdt 1:1994 Filters for eye protectors Filters for protection against radiation generated in welding and allied operations.

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

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 WA

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


Contact details

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General Enquiries


Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 307 877
Phone: 08 6251 2200
Website: WorkSafe Western Australia (Opens in new window)