Legionella Control and WWS

 Legionella Control

The following information is provided to owners and operators responsible for the control of Legionella in manufactured water systems particularly: Cooling Water Systems, and Warm Water Systems.

High Risk Manufactured Water Systems must be operated and maintained in accordance with the following:
Public and Environmental Health (Legionella) Regulations 2008
Australian and New Zealand Standards (AS/NZS 3666)
Guidelines for the Control of Legionella

Australian Standards can be purchased on-line from Standards Australia or locally at Standards and Technical Publications, 45D Sussex Terrace, Hawthorn SA 5062.

A summary of new laws applying to the operation of High Risk Manufactured Water Systems is provided below.

Effective 1 October 2008

Before 1 April 2009

Before 1 October 2009

You can download registration forms from Public Health SA

Fact sheets


89 Murray Street, Gawler SA 5118
Tel: 08 8522 9211