Australian Standard 3002: Electrical Installations - Shows and Carnivals - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this standard if you use a supply of electricity at low-voltage by wiring distribution for accommodation, entertainment or display purposes during events shorter than four weeks. Electricity may be supplied within tents, living quarters, or other structures. Events under this standard include exhibitions, shows, carnivals, and scouting jamborees. Compliance with this standard ensures that events that involve electricity are conducted safety.

This Standard does not apply to permanent wiring within transportable structures and vehicles, or low-voltage electrical installations used in shows, carnivals and other similar events. This Standard does also not apply to amusement rides and devices.

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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Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

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Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

Operating address: 2nd Floor, B Block
189 Royal Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Phone: 08 9388 4999
Fax: 08 9388 4905