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Welcome to DMIRS

The Departments of Commerce and Mines and Petroleum have amalgamated to form the new Department of Mines, Industry Regulation...

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A fair business environment

The department's mission is to work for a safe, fair and responsible future for the Western Australian community, industry and...

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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

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 138.4 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Final Report 2016 - 2017

The department's final annual report for 2016-2017 presents information on its statutory compliance, financial, non-financial and operational performance, in...

Building Commission Industry Bulletin 91 - WaterMark...

This industry bulletin has been produced to inform the plumbing industry and relevant stakeholders of recent changes to the certification of water meters...

Abandoned goods - Landlord Issue 14 (October 2017)

10 October 2017 What would you do if a tenant leaves goods at your rental property after their tenancy had ended?  If you want to avoid potential legal...

Inspection program looks at cleaning at schools

WorkSafe has begun a proactive inspection program looking at safety issues with cleaners in WA schools. The inspection program will involve inspectors...

Dispute with a business? A consumer guide to finding help...

About this guide This guide will help you find assistance when you are in dispute with a business. Your rights when you buy, hire or lease goods, or pay for...

The Australian Consumer Law and your business

Simpler regulation for your business From 1 January 2011, every Australian business will have the same rights and responsibilities under the Australian...

WA award coverage

A common question Wageline is asked by both employers and employees is 'which WA award applies?' WA awards are legal documents that cover many businesses and...

General Inspection Report One: A general inspection into...

A general inspection report into the construction of sheet metal clad timber framed roofing in Perth metropolitan and South West regions.

Everyone’s a winner in another scratchie scam from...

Glossy travel brochures with fake scratchies are arriving in the mailboxes of WA residents with at least one of the two cards enclosed declaring a $US190,000...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 21 cents per litre (cpl) to 138.5 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

New appointments to help regional consumers

Consumer Protection has made two new appointments to its regional offices which enforce the Department’s commitment to service the needs of all consumers no...