Safe Mobile Autonomous Mining in Western Australia Code of Practice - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this code if you intend to carry out with mobile autonomous mining.

This code of practice will assist those involved with mobile autonomous mining in Western Australia to meet their legislative obligations for work health and safety. It is designed to provide guidance on:

  • mobile autonomous and semi-autonomous systems used in surface and underground mines and quarries
  • developing and evaluating safe work procedures for such systems.

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.

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

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