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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 8 December 2019 at 19:25)
Plant designs to be registered
Plant design to be registered
The design of an item of plant specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 must be registered under this Part.See section 42 of the Act.
Altered plant designs to be registered
If the design of an item of plant specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 that is registered under this Part is altered, the altered design must be registered under this Part.See section 42 of the Act.In this clause a reference to the alteration of a design is a reference to an alteration that may affect health or safety.This clause does not apply in relation to a tower crane or a gantry crane if—the crane is relocated for use in a different workplace, andthe design of the supporting structure or foundations of the crane is altered in accordance with a site-specific design prepared for the purpose of the safe operation of the crane at the new location, andthe design of the crane is not altered in any other way.
Recognition of designs registered by corresponding regulator
A design of an item of plant is not required to be registered under this Part if the design is registered under a corresponding WHS law.A design referred to in subclause (1) that is altered is not required to be registered under this Part if the altered design is registered by the corresponding regulator that registered the original design.