THE AUSTRALIAN ELEVATOR ASSOCIATION

A Handbook produced by the members is freely available by clicking on the above image.  It contains a wealth of information, mostly in plain English.  Some of the subjects covered are:

  • Risk management plan and life cycle

  1. Persons in control of a business of undertaking (PCBU)

  2. Accessibility

  • Licensing and Plant registration
  1. Design registration
  2. Item registration
  • Use of lifts (elevators) in an emergency
  • Energy efficiency of plant
  • Control systems for lifts (elevators)
  • A hazard and risk process
  • Abbreviations and definitions, which may assist in understanding terminology used in the VTI.

The Handbook is regularly updated to meet the ever-changing technology and governances that affect our industry.

AEA HANDBOOK

To view the Handbook,

click  on it.

SAFEWORK NSW ON ITEM REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

Follow this link to learn the latest requirements on Item Registration which came into effect on January 1, 2018:

http://www.safework.nsw.gov.au/licences-and-registrations/plant-registrations/plant-item-registration

USEFUL INFORMATION RE MIGRATION OF TELEPHONES IN ELEVATORS AND THE NBN ROLL OUT

This link takes you to a FAQ page:
https://www.communications.gov.au/fireandlift
Want to know when NBN is available in an area for yourself or a client?  Try this link:
http://www.nbnco.com.au/connect-home-or-business/check-your-address.html