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Our offices will be closed from Wednesday 25 December 2019 and will reopen on Thursday 2 January 2020.

For urgent queries.

Acknowledgement to Country

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

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Announcements & Publications

Building and Energy investigates electrical fatality in...

Electrical safety inspectors from Building and Energy are investigating an electric shock incident that resulted in the tragic death of a 50-year-old man...

$40,000 penalty for builder found to have engaged in...

A former building company director has been fined $40,000 in the State Administrative Tribunal (SAT) for hiring a group of men to threaten and intimidate...

Landlord fined for not lodging bond and ordered to pay it...

The landlord of a Darch rental property has been fined $4,000 by the Joondalup Magistrates Court for failing to lodge a bond with the Bond Administrator and...

Unlicensed vehicle seller fined for winding back...

An unlicensed dealer who illegally sold five vehicles and wound back the odometers of two of those vehicles was fined a total of $15,000 by the Perth...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 155.1 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Commissioner's Blog: Baby walkers – buy smart, use safely

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard Baby walkers are a common sight in family homes. But they can be a dangerous product with more than...

Plumbers technical note - Junctions in sanitary and...

This technical note explains the changes in AS/NZS 3500.2:2018 for permissible junctions in sanitary plumbing and drainage systems. The changes relate to...

Inquiry into Wage Theft report released

The Report of the Inquiry into Wage Theft in Western Australia was released by the State Government on 6 December 2019. The Inquiry Report makes a total of...

Minor plumbing work template

Minor plumbing work template. Last updated 5 December 2019.

Surge in solar system installations not without consumer...

The growing rate of WA households installing solar PV systems has been mirrored by a growing rate of complaints to Consumer Protection. In the past 12 months...

Office hours – December and January

Our offices will be closed from Wednesday 25 December 2019 to Wednesday 1 January 2020. Normal services will return on Thursday 2 January 2020. For urgent...

Co-operative form 99A - Document request form

Obtaining copies of documents Contact the Co-operatives Unit by calling 1300 304 074 for a quotation before submitting this form to request copies of...