Model Codes of Practice

The model Code of Practice on sexual and gender-based harassment is intended to be read and applied alongside the model Code of Practice: Managing ps

Under WHS laws, PCBUs must eliminate or minimise psychosocial risks so far as is reasonably practicable.

This code contains information about transporting Class 1 explosives by road and rail in Australia. 

This Code of Practice provides practical advice for persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBUs) and other duty holders on managing risks associated with stevedoring. It applies to all workplaces where stevedoring operations are carried out.

This model Code of Practice provides guidance on managing risks associated with excavation work. 

This Code applies to all types of excavation work, including: 

This model Code of Practice provides practical guidance for persons conducting a business or undertaking on how to manage health and safety risks associated with welding.

This model Code of Practice guides you on managing risks with spray painting and powder coating. 

Use this Code of Practice if you have any spray painting or powder coating processes at your workplace. 

This model Code of Practice guides you on managing risks with abrasive blasting.

Use this Code of Practice if you have any abrasive blasting processes at your workplace.

This model Code of Practice provides guidance on managing the risks of demolition work.  

You should use this Code if you: 

This model Code of Practice provides practical guidance on managing electrical risks in the workplace. 

Use this guide if you: 

  • manage or control electrical equipment