Submitting a high voltage installation proposal

High voltage (HV) installation notifications must be submitted online using the Approvals sub-system in the Safety Regulation System (SRS)

Notifications must use the approved pro forma

Notification of high voltage (HV) installation - pro forma - 56 Kb

This pro forma assists mine managers or other responsible persons to prepare the notification of high voltage installation

Who is responsible for the notification?

The registered manager is required to notify an inspector of mines (electrical), prior to installation, of the complete details of any proposed high voltage installation on Western Australian mine sites.

Notification is also required for any significant change to high voltage installations.

Refer to r. 5.18(2)(a) of the Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995

Australian Standards are available from Standards Australia.

Required information

All items must be addressed in sufficient detail for the notification to be properly assessed.

Additional information may be requested after the notification is lodged.

Lodging the notification

High voltage installation notifications and all supporting documents must be submitted online using the Approvals sub-system in the Safety Regulation System (SRS).

The registered manager is required to notify an inspector of mines (electrical) via SRS.

An SRS Company Administrator (CA) or a Company Representative (CR) can enter information into SRS. The CA can assign the role of CR to any person(s) you nominate to liaise with the Department regarding the submission.

Who can I contact?

For SRS queries:
SRS Manager
Email: SRSManager@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Phone: Phone: (08) 9358 8001 (select option 3 - you can make your selection at any time)

Contact an inspector of mines:
Email: MinesSafety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Phone:1800 SAFE MINE (1800 7233 6463)