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We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we deliver our services.

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Announcements & Publications

Application for a licence to perform high risk work (new,...

If you wish to apply for a new high risk work licence, apply to add an additional class(es) or apply in recognition of an interstate licence, you will be...

Extended retail trading hours for upcoming public holidays

The State Government has approved four extra hours of trading for general retail shops in the Perth metropolitan area on each of the upcoming public holidays...

Building company fined $45,000 over worker fall

A building company has been fined $45,000 (and ordered to pay $5000 in costs) over an incident in which a worker fell approximately three metres through a...

Will current COVID-19 requirements affect your business? ...

Please note that while this content was correct at the time of issue, COVID-19 restrictions may have since changed. Visit WA.gov.au to find the latest COVID...

Vehicle dealer fined for no licence and odometer...

Backyard dealer fined $8,000 for no licence and false odometer readings Two deceived buyers to receive $2,500 in compensation Potential buyers urged to be...

New resources to help navigate home building challenges

WA building sector impacted by worldwide shortages and rising costs Information for consumers facing delays, cost increases and other challenges Resources...

A guide to building a home in challenging times

The WA building industry is currently impacted by an Australia-wide shortage of building materials and skilled workers, which is affecting project timeframes...

Commissioner's blog: Pet regret - consumer complaints climb

Welcoming a new pet into your family is an exciting time, so the last thing you’d want to discover after bringing the animal home is any unexpected issues or...

Silica - Health monitoring notification report form

Know your painter before you seal the deal

Only registered painters can legally carry out paid painting work over $1,000 Consumers are encouraged to check the Register of Painters Building and Energy...

Fire risk recall for LG solar home energy batteries

Fire risk from several models of LG home energy storage batteries 450 of the recalled batteries are estimated to have been installed in WA Affected consumers...

Trust accounting (CPD)

Real estate and business agents wishing to complete activities towards the Trust Accounting professional development subject (Schedule 1A of the Regulations)...