Code of Practice, Safe Electrical Work on Low Voltage Electrical Installations - Western Australia

Description

You may be required to comply with these guidelines if you are an electricity network operator of, or a contractor working on, a network that is not legally required to have a safety management system.

This guide provides minimum requirements, principles and methods for the organisation and performance of safe work on electrical installations. It sets out guidelines in the form of minimum requirements for a safe working environment for electricians authorised to perform work on electrical equipment and installations.

If your network is legally required to have a safety management system you should ensure your work complies.

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

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.

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Act(s) name

Electricity Act 1945 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Electrical and Gas General Enquiries

Building and Energy

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Mason Bird Building
Level 1
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington, Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 08 6251 1900
Email: be.info@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Building and Energy (Opens in new window)