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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

Commissioner's blog: Tree loppers come out of the woodwork

Toppled trees and fallen branches are a regular sight around Perth following high winds and thunderstorms, meaning winter is usually a busy time for the...

PLB Policy - Drainage plumbing diagrams - minimum...

PLB policy - Licensing photos for identification cards

PLB policy - Refund of plumbers fees

Compliance report: A summary of technical building...

WA long service leave calculator reaches 5000 users

Wageline’s WA long service leave calculator was launched in May 2020, and has already been used by employers and employees over 5,000 times. The WA long...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of regular unleaded petrol (ULP) is set to increase by around 29 cents per litre (cpl) to 135.4 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging...

Waste recycling company found guilty of gross negligence...

A Bayswater waste recycling company has been found guilty of gross negligence over a 2016 incident in which a labour hire worker’s arm was amputated at the...

NCC 2019 Amendment 1 is now in effect with transitional...

On 1 July 2020, NCC 2019 Amendment 1 was adopted. Note (as below): Western Australia has transitional provisions in place for the adoption of the Building...

COVID-19 and section 14 (rent default) notices -...

13 July 2020 It’s important to know the difference between a section 14 (rent default) notice and a section 19 (remedial) notice. A section 14 (rent default)...

COVID-19 and section 14 (rent default) notices - Real...

13 July 2020 It’s important to know the difference between a section 14 (rent default) notice and a section 19 (remedial) notice. A section 14 (rent default)...

COVID-19 and section 14 (rent default) notices - Tenants...

13 July 2020 It’s important to know the difference between a section 14 (rent default) notice and a section 19 (remedial) notice. If you are a tenant unable...