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 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

EnergySafety

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 08 6251 1900
Fax: 08 6251 1901
Email: energysafety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: EnergySafety (Opens in new window)