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Office hours – Dec and Jan

Our offices will be closed from 25 Dec and reopens 04 Jan. For licensing matters Cannington office opens 29 Dec to 31 Dec.

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Acknowledgement to Country

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

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Announcements & Publications

New WA award summaries for bakers and bus drivers

Wageline has just published two new WA award summaries – for the Bakers (Country) Award and the Transport Workers (Passenger Vehicles) Award. The Bakers ...

WA award summary - Transport Workers (Passenger Vehicles)...

This publication is a summary of the Transport Workers (Passenger Vehicles) Award. On 26 June 2020 the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission ...

WorkSafe successful in multiple prosecutions

WorkSafe has successfully prosecuted two companies and two individuals for breaches of the Occupational Safety and Health Act and Regulations. Warren James...

Have your say on building industry registration

WA’s building regulator is seeking public comment on proposals to review registration requirements for building practitioners and contractors. The...

WA award summary - Bakers (Country) Award

This publication is a summary of the Bakers (Country) Award. On 26 June 2020 the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission (WAIRC) issued the 2020...

Gas safety warning for campers

WA’s energy safety regulator is reminding campers that outdoor gas appliances must only be used in the open air to avoid potentially lethal exposure to...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of regular unleaded petrol (ULP) is set to increase by over 29 cents per litre (cpl) to 132.8 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging...

New swimming pool regulations to make family day care safer

McGowan Government to commence phase-out of swimming pools and spas for family day care services Stronger regulations to immediately require additional...

Public holiday information Christmas New Year 2020-21

With Christmas not far away, now is the time for employers and employees in the state industrial relations system to check working arrangements for public...

Fake retailers and scammers can steal your Christmas cash

With Black Friday sales coming up and many people doing their Christmas shopping online this year, Consumer Protection is warning consumers that scammers are...

Consumer Protection WA webinar - COVID-19 rent laws -...

13 November 2020 Consumer Protection WA webinar COVID-19 rent laws - Practical advice for property managers Hello Join us on Wednesday 18 November 2020 for...

Commissioner's blog: Solar future is bright, but do your...

Our sunny skies have paved the way for a booming solar panel industry in Western Australia, as many households look for ways to cut their power bills while...