Australian Standard AS 1735 Lifts, Escalators, and Moving Walks (the SAA Lift Code) - Western Australia

Description

You must comply with this standard if you intend to install, commission, maintain, inspect or test a lift / elevator in a workplace.

You must also ensure that if anybody is doing any of those things to a lift / elevator in your workplace that they do so in accordance with this standard.

This standard provides general requirements for lifts, escalators and moving walks.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that is required by your business.

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

WorkSafe

Contact details

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General Enquiries

WorkSafe

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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