A.A.S. A87 1963 - Western Australia


You will be required to comply with this code of practice if you intend to construct a soak well. This code specifies the type of bricks, segments or blocks to be used in the construciton of a soak well.

Compliance with the code ensures that all soak wells are constructed with sufficient load bearing capacity and are easily accessible.

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 can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply A.A.S. A87 1963 - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health

Environmental Health Directorate

Contact details

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


Operating address: 2nd Floor, B Block
189 Royal Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Phone: 08 9388 4999
Fax: 08 9388 4905
Email: ehinfo@health.wa.gov.au