Code of Practice - Prevention and Control of Legionnaires' Disease - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to prevent and control Legionnaire's disease at a workplace.

This code provides:

  • general guidance for employees, workers, designers, manufacturers and suppliers for the identification and control of hazards and risks about Legionnaires' disease
  • information about key legislative requirements that relate to Legionnaires' disease.

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

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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