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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

Motor Vehicle Repairer's Licensing FAQ

Motor vehicle repairers and repair businesses operating in Western Australia are regulated under the Motor Vehicle Repairers Act 2003 (the Act). The Act...

Do I have to fix it - A Dealer's Guide to Used Car Warranty

Introduction Most complaints the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) receives regarding motor vehicles are about warranty repairs....

Changes to motor vehicle repairers regulations 2021

Information for repairers about the amendments to regulations under the Motor Vehicle Repairers Act 2003 On 25 September 2021, changes were made to the Motor...

Changes to motor vehicle repair work classes 2021

Changes to prescribed classes of repair work under the Motor Vehicle Repairers Act 2003 and Motor Vehicle Repairers Regulations 2007 From 25 September 2021,...

Changes to motor vehicle dealers regulations 2021

Information for dealers about the amendments to Regulations under the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act 1973 On 25 September 2021, changes were made to the following...

What to do if a worker has COVID-19

Safe Work Australia has created an easy to follow infographic to advise workplaces on the steps they should take if a worker comes down with a suspected or...

Proposed reforms to retirement villages legislation in WA...

Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement 4 (CRIS 4) is the final in a series of four consultation papers on implementing the  recommendations made in the...

Proposed reforms to retirement villages legislation in WA...

Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement 3 (CRIS 3) is the third in a series of consultation papers regarding the implementation of the remaining Statutory...

Stage two of proposed reforms to retirement villages...

Significant changes to the Retirement Villages 1992 Act (RV Act) were put in place prior to 2016 as a result of the stage one review.  Many of these changes...

Proposed reforms to retirement villages legislation in WA...

Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement 2 (CRIS 2) looks at possible retirement villages legislation reform regarding operator obligations. It deals with...

Commissioner's blog: New scalping laws are just the ticket

Gone are the days in Western Australia where if you had your heart set on attending a sold-out event or concert you would have little choice but to fork-out...

Electrical safety action on hazardous theatre lights

Risk of electric shock from unprotected live parts of some stage lights Prohibition notices and recalls now in place in WA and Victoria Products include AVE...