Model Code of Practice - Managing Risks of Plant in the Workplace

The Model Code of Practice – Managing Risks of Plant in the Workplace has been developed to provide practical guidance for persons who conduct a business or undertaking and have management or control of plant in the workplace, as well as to persons who install, construct and commission plant. It also includes information about specific control measures required under the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations.

To have effect in a jurisdiction, the model Code of Practice must be approved in that jurisdiction. Your WHS regulator can advise if this model Code has effect in your jurisdiction.

This model Code was amended on 21 March 2016 and republished in July 2016. An amendments table listing the amendments is included in the current version below. Previous versions of this model Code, published in December 2011 and September 2013, are located on the historical versions page.

Publication Information

Topic: Plant and equipment
Type: Model Code of Practice
Industry: General
Publication Date: 15/08/2016

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