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A fair business environment

The department's mission is to work for a safe, fair and responsible future for the Western Australian community, industry and...

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Acknowledgement to Country

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia.

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Announcements & Publications

Industry Bulletin 102 - Performance Solutions for housing...

This industry bulletin provides guidance on developing performance solutions for housing projects. The information is based on material available at the time...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 17 cents per litre (cpl) to 153.1 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Machinery and Equipment Repair and Maintenance checklist

This checklist has been developed to highlight safety issues in machinery and equipment repair and maintenance workplaces and provides information on how to...

Differences between employment and subcontracting

One of the commonly asked questions to Wageline is about the key differences between subcontractors and employees. If a person is engaged as a subcontractor...

Builder fined for not supervising dig (Brad Ross Homes...

Lesmurdie-registered builder Brad Ross Homes Pty Ltd (BC12915) and its director and nominated supervisor Bradley William Ross (BP12915) have each been fined ...

Unlicensed dealer fined $15,000 after selling 38 motor...

Buying 46 motor vehicles and then selling 38 of those without a licence has resulted in a $15,000 fine for a Thornlie man who often conducted the illegal...

Unlicensed dealer fined $9,500 in relation to 18 cars...

A Huntingdale man has been fined $9,500 by the Joondalup Magistrates Court for selling vehicles from his home without a licence. Grant William James Hislop...

Electrical safety, mould & GST withholding changes: Real...

7 August Health and safety issue: mould, electrical safety & unsafe pool gate latches Don’t let mould take hold During the winter months, household...

Electrical safety, mould and unsafe pool latches:...

7 August Health and safety issue: mould, electrical safety & unsafe pool gate latches Don’t let mould take hold During the winter months, household...

Take the pressure down: water heater explosion prompts...

Some quick checks and routine maintenance could have prevented the explosion of a storage water heater outside a home in Perth’s north, according to Building...

Commissioner's Blog: Watch out for payment interception...

Making payments online is now a routine part of life for many consumers but we all need to stay vigilant both at home and in the workplace where interception...

Commissioner's Blog: Avoid paying extra fees for paper...

Many consumers may not realise that some companies charge extra fees to send bills by mail to cover their printing and postage costs, but there are ways to...