OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 24 Toilets and Washing Facilities

Section 357 Toilet facilities

This section specifies the minimum number of toilets to be provided at a work site for members of each sex, based on the number of workers of that sex at the work site (see Table 24.1). Rules by which toilets are substituted with urinals are also described.

Table 24.1 Number of toilets required at a work site (appears in the OHS Code as Schedule 7)

Number of Workers
of the Sex

Minimum Number of Toilets
for That Sex

1-10

1

11-25

2

26-50

3

51-75

4

76-100

5

> 100

6
plus 1 for each additional 30 workers of the sex in excess of 100