New proposed Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations – public consultation

The Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009 will expire in December 2019. The Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) and the proposed Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations are available for public consultation. 

You can review and provide comments on the new proposed Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2019 relating to legionella control in cooling tower systems and water delivery systems via the Engage Victoria website. The consultation period ends on 30 September 2019. 

Legionella risk management

This section contains information about Legionella risk management for cooling tower systems and water delivery systems, as well as registration of cooling tower systems and auditing for cooling tower systems. The information is useful for:

  • cooling tower system managers and operators
  • land owners and property and facility managers
  • hospital and aged care facility engineers
  • car wash operators.

The following documents relating to legionella risk management are available to download:

 

Contact details

  • Legionella team

    Our phone service is available Monday to Friday, from 9.00am to 12.00pm. Postal address: GPO Box 4057, Melbourne Vic 3001