Skip to content

Welcome to DMIRS

The Departments of Commerce and Mines and Petroleum have amalgamated to form the new Department of Mines, Industry Regulation...

Learn more

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...

Learn more

Acknowledgement to Country

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

Learn more

Announcements & Publications

Commissioner's Blog: Tips for Christmas shopping

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard The Christmas shopping period has now begun and it’s important for consumers to remember a few key...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by over 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 147.7 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Amendments clarify building surveyor restrictions

Changes to Western Australia’s building regulations have clarified restrictions on the types of buildings and incidental structures a building surveyor may...

Opportunities to inform reforms are in the pipeline

A report released by ACIL Allen Consulting in February 2014 contained 51 recommendations broadly aimed at making Western Australia’s plumbing laws more...

Building Commission’s warning for registration applicants

Applicants for a builder, building surveyor or painter’s registration in Western Australia are being reminded of their responsibilities when using a third...

So you want to be a builder 2018

Running the first Tuesday of every month from February 2018. To register for 'So you want to be a builder' sessions visit the Events and seminars webpage....

Building Code of Australia – Free regional seminars 2018

If you are involved in the building and construction industry in regional Western Australia, you shouldn’t miss this important learning opportunity. Morning...

Builder’s false information results in no registration...

A Maddington builder who provided incorrect and misleading information to become registered has been fined $5,000 and his request to cancel his registration...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by over 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 147.5 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

WorkSafe inspection program looks at store-based retailing

WorkSafe will conduct a proactive inspection program to look at safety standards in some specific WA store-based retail outlets.   The program will continue...

Building Act Guidance Note – Building permit: amending...

This guidance note deals with amending a building permit to substitute a replacement builder where the nominated builder is unable to continue the building...

Commissioner's Blog: The rights and rules of the sharing...

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard Consumer Affairs regulators around the country have launched a new campaign to educate consumers and...