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Our offices will be closed from Monday 24 December 2018 and will reopen on Thursday 3 January 2019.

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Announcements & Publications

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 139.2 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Building Focus Issue 1

Building Focus newsletter brings you the latest news for the building, building surveying and painting industries and replaces the Building Commission News....

Stay safe during summer fun

As the weather warms up our thoughts often turn to planning for holidays and fun festive celebrations, but it’s important to remember that common items used...

Builder and building surveyor fined over unauthorised...

The Building Services Board has imposed fines totalling $12,000 in relation to a Mandurah short-stay accommodation development where substantial construction...

Public holiday obligations, child employment laws and...

The Wageline Newsletter December edition was sent today to approximately 5,000 subscribers, and has been published on the Wageline website. This edition...

Tree lopper fined $6,000 for denying customers a cooling...

A tree lopper has been fined $6,000 and ordered to pay costs of $887 by the Perth Magistrates Court for breaching his customers’ consumer rights to a cooling...

Cyclone contingency plans should be in place

WA is now well into cyclone season, and businesses throughout the State have been reminded to ensure that contingency plans have been established and are in...

Public holiday obligations, child employment laws and...

10 December 2018 Wageline Newsletter provides information for employers in the state industrial relations system.  For information on what types of...

Learn about PCRs: Tenants' bulletin issue 2

4 December 2019 Your property condition report is critical to your tenancy At the start and end of every tenancy your landlord or property manager will...

Accessing tenanted properties: Real estate industry...

4 December 2019 Forms required for accessing a tenanted property Agents and property managers must use specific forms to notify tenants of their intention to...

Spike in reports – tax scam threats leave WA victims $80...

A spike in reports of Western Australians losing money to the tax debt scam has prompted Consumer Protection to issue an alert in an effort to reduce the...

Safety alert 13/2018 Asbestos in Bunsen burner gauze mats

Tremolite asbestos has been identified in the ceramic centre of some Bunsen burner gauze mats in New Zealand and the UK, and preliminary testing has...