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Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 2001
Repealed version for 7 June 2011 to 31 December 2011 (accessed 16 December 2019 at 11:11)
Chapter 8 Part 8.6 Clause 246
246   Definitions
(1)  In this Part:
AS 2601—1991 means AS 2601—1991 The demolition of structures.
demolition work means construction work involving the demolition of a building but does not include construction work involving the removal of power or telecommunication poles.
 Clause 3 provides that building includes a structure and part of a building or structure.
(2)  In applying the provisions of AS 2601—1991 for the purposes of this Part, references in that Standard to a public thoroughfare are taken to be references to a public place.
(3)  In this Part, a reference to the height of a building is a reference to the height of the building measured from the lowest level of the ground immediately adjacent to the base of the building at the point at which the height is to be measured to its highest point.
 Carrying on the business of demolition work requires a licence (see Chapter 10). Demolition work also requires a permit (see Chapter 11).