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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

Water safety advice for dormant buildings

As many businesses prepare to reopen, WA’s plumbing regulator is urging owners and managers of recently unoccupied buildings to ensure that hot and cold...

Jobseekers misled by 'introductory' construction industry...

Jobseekers wanting to work in the WA construction industry may be misled by a company offering “introductory” online safety training courses. It is a...

Commissioner's blog: Online shopping delivers delays

Shopping online during a global pandemic certainly has its perks – you can order almost anything your heart desires from the safety and comfort of home,...

Jobseekers misled by 'introductory' construction industry...

Jobseekers wanting to work in the WA construction industry may be misled by a company offering “introductory” online safety training courses. It is a...

Tradesman fined for taking on $40,000 building project...

A Perth tradesman has pleaded guilty to carrying out work that requires builder registration when he undertook a $40,000 roof and patio project, which also...

COVID-19 and rent relief requests - Real estate industry...

18 May 2020 As you may be aware the Residential Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Act 2020 (the Act) has now been enacted to address the hardship being...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of regular unleaded petrol (ULP) is set to increase by over 24 cents per litre (cpl) to 118.3 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging...

Don’t rush into buying post-iso holiday

WA’s Commissioner for Consumer Protection is advising travel-buyers to read terms and conditions very carefully and be wary of ‘pay now/book later’ deals...

New service helps tenants and landlords resolve COVID-19...

The McGowan Government has created a free conciliation service to assist renters and landlords reach agreement about coronavirus (COVID-19) related tenancy...

Education: Minimising the risk from COVID-19 coronavirus

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of workers and others at the workplace....

Aged care and other residential care facilities:...

The Western Australian occupational safety and health laws require employers to take care of the safety and health of their workers and others at the...

Advisory letter - Earthing of lighting points and luminaires

This advisory letter is issued by the electrical contractor or electrician to the owner or occupier.