Confined Space Register


The University of South Australia is committed to ensuring legislative compliance for Confined Spaces is maintained. It is the responsibility of the Facilities Management Unit on behalf of the University to identify Confined Spaces within University workplaces and maintain registers for these spaces.

Detailed information on the University's risk management approach specific to confined or restricted spaces and associated resources are provided below.

All documentation relating to Confined Spaces can be found on the Safety & Wellbeing site under WHS Forms.

Please review and complete the applicable forms listed below and submit to the relevant FM Assist office before comencing any works onsite or entering a Confined space.

  • WHS27 Contractors Permit to Work
  • WHS35 Confined Space Risk Assessment
  • WHS36 Confined Space Entry Permit
  • WHS38 Hot Work Permit

A confined space audit was completed for all campuses in 2012 and this information is available by following each of the links below.

Queries in relation to information contained in the Confined Space Registers should be directed to the relevant Project Officer/Manager for you task.