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

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Announcements & Publications

Warning to caravan owners, agents and manufacturers

Building and Energy wishes to advise owners of caravans, motor homes or camper trailers that there is a potential safety risk while operating certain...

More retail trading hours for Perth shoppers at Christmas

Perth shoppers will have more time to buy gifts in the lead up to Christmas and take full advantage of the sales that follow with the McGowan Government...

The hunt is on for Consumer Protection Award nominees

The hunt is on for people who have contributed to raising community awareness of consumer rights, either as an advocate or educator, to nominate for the...

Commissioner's Blog: Rental property safety – being vigilant

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection Penny Lipscombe We have received complaints from tenants recently about electrical hazards and gas leaks in rental...

Safety alert 05/2019 - Hydrogen embrittlement – a serious...

Lifting chains and their associated components (hooks, shackles, links etc) are used widely across a variety of industries to lift and move loads and...

Rental property safety – being vigilant

We have received complaints from tenants recently about electrical hazards and gas leaks in rental properties. Issues include faulty electrical wiring, power...

Requirements for a Park Liaison Committee - Residential...

8 October 2019 Requirements for a Park Liaison Committee The Residential Parks (Long stay Tenants) Act 2006 (Parks Act) provides that park operators have a...

Big changes to BondsOnline - Real estate industry...

07 October 2019 BondsOnline has been improved Notice anything different in BondsOnline this week? A major update has been deployed with some important...

Restaurant owner fined for not providing employment records

A Perth restaurant owner has been ordered by the Industrial Magistrates Court to pay a penalty of $1,500 for failing to provide employment records to a State...

Scam spotting - the types of scams and how to protect...

With many types of scams out in the community, it can be very hard to identify what is legitimate and what is a scam. Spotting scams and learning how to ...

Warning to guard against heat stress at work

WorkSafe has issued a warning to guard against the effects of extreme temperatures in work environments following a forecast of above-average temperatures...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 19 cents per litre (cpl) to 154.6 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers...