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

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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