Australian Standard AS 1485: Safety and Health in Workrooms in Educational Establishments - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to operate school or other place of public instruction.

Every electrical installation in a workroom must comply with this standard. This includes workrooms with metal working and woodworking machinery, forging, welding, casting, automotive engineering, the use of ancillary plant and equipment, graphic arts processes and catering facilities.

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

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

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Comply All Australian Standard AS 1485: Safety and Health in Workrooms in Educational Establishments - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 WA

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

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
Email: ehinfo@health.wa.gov.au