Applying for approval as a noise officer

Approval as a noise officer - application form - 1508 Kb

This application form is required in order to have approval as a noise officer.

Who can be approved as a noise officer?

To be recognised as a noise officer, the applicant must have successfully completed an approved noise officer course, which allows them to carry out noise assessments to Australian Standard AS/NZS 1269.1 Occupational noise management - Measurement and assessment of noise immission and exposure.

There are two training organisations approved by the State Mining Engineer to provide noise officer courses in Western Australia:

  • Noise and Vibration Measurement Systems (NVMS)
  • Precision Acoustics.

Australian Standards are available from Standards Australia.

Required information

The completed and signed application form must be lodged with a copy of the completion certificate for the noise officer course.

Lodging the application

The completed and signed application and supporting documentation can be emailed to

Or mailed to:

Resources Safety
The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Mineral House 100 Plain Street 
East Perth WA 6004

Or lodged in person at Resources Safety, 1 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth WA.


Health and hygiene sampling including atmospheric, noise and biological monitoring.

Phone: (08) 9358 8001 (select option 2 - you can make your selection at anytime)