Australian Standard AS 3850-2003 Tilt-up Concrete Construction - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you are an employer or contractor and undertake any concrete tilt up work at your workplace or manufacture tilt-up concrete panels.

You must ensure that tilt-up concrete panels comply with the following sections of the standard:

  • design and drawings
  • materials, components and equipment used in the manufacturing
  • manufacturing
  • transport, cranage, temporary storage and erection
  • design, construction and removal of temporary bracing and fixing.

This standard sets out the requirements for the planning, design, casting, transportation and erection of tilt-up panels.

This standard does not apply to other precast concrete members such as columns, beams, flooring panels and fade panels that are not rotated about one edge and / or temporarily braced before being incorporated into the final structure.

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

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


Contact details

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General Enquiries


Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Western Australia
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
Website: WorkSafe Western Australia (Opens in new window)