AS 2268 Electrostatic Paint and Powder Spray Guns for Explosive Atmospheres - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this standard if you are an employer, main contractor or self-employed person and intend to undertake electrostatic spray painting at a workplace.

This standard specifies requirements for the construction and testing of handheld and hand-operated electrostatic paint or powder sprayguns and associated apparatus, which are used to spray paint which may give off flammable gases or vapours, or to spray powders which are liable to give rise to a dust explosion.

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 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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