Australian Standard AS 1735 Lifts, Escalators, and Moving Walks (the SAA Lift Code) - Western Australia


You must comply with this standard if you intend to install, commission, maintain, inspect or test a lift / elevator in a workplace.

You must also ensure that if anybody is doing any of those things to a lift / elevator in your workplace that they do so in accordance with this standard.

This standard provides general requirements for lists, escalators and moving walks.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that is 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.

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


Contact details

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General Enquiries

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 307 877
Phone: 08 6251 2200
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