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Confined spaces: Code of practice

Effective in Tasmania on and from 5 Dec 2018

The code of practice for Confined spaces:

  • provides practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with work carried out in a confined space; and how to achieve the standards required under the work health and safety laws
  • applies to all workplaces where confined spaces work is carried out and anyone involved in these activities
  • covers the duties of designers, manufacturers, importers, suppliers, installers and constructors
  • covers specific control measures such as entry permits, isolation, communication and monitoring, entry/exit procedures, and emergency procedures.
Updated: 11th December 2019