Australian New Zealand Standard AS / NZ 2293 - Emergency Evacuation Lighting in Buildings - Western Australia

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the occupier of a public building . Your exit sign and emergency lighting must comply with this standard.

This standard is referred to in the Catalogue of Australian Standards as AS 2293 Set-2005 Emergency escape lighting and exit signs Set. The Standards outline requirements and guidelines for an installation that ensures illumination to the nominated areas for the safe evacuation of occupants from those areas in an emergency situation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

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 Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZ 2293 - Emergency Evacuation Lighting in Buildings - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 WA

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.

Enquiries

Environmental Health Directorate

Public Health

Department of Health

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