Code of Practice for Persons Working On or Near Energised Electrical Installations - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to authorise or carry out electrical work on or near energised electrical installations.

The code applies to all electrical work on low-voltage and high-voltage installations, but does not apply to work on extra low-voltage equipment.

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.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 1991 Western Australia

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

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