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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

Builder fined for false information

Westminster man Jeffrey Dean Ramsey (BP102256 – cancelled) has been fined $5,000 and is no longer a registered builder in Western Australia after he provided...

Landscaper taking money but not delivering services ...

Consumer Protection is concerned about a Byford landscaper who has accepted payment for work which has not been carried out. Trevor James Potter, trading as...

Prohibited persons policy - retirement villages act

Quick stats

Quick stats are snapshots of WA workplace injury and disease hotspots.

Smoke alarm exemption for dwellings proposed for...

January 2018 Western Australia’s Building Regulations 2012 require owners of residential dwellings to have compliant smoke alarms installed prior to the sale...

Smoke alarm exemption for dwellings proposed for...

January 2018 Western Australia’s Building Regulations 2012 require owners of residential dwellings to have compliant smoke alarms installed prior to the sale...

Smoke alarm exemption for dwellings proposed for...

January 2018 Western Australia’s Building Regulations 2012 require owners of residential dwellings to have compliant smoke alarms installed prior to the sale...

A record one million hits for FuelWatch website

The FuelWatch website has reached an all-time record with more than a million visits in a month from motorists on the hunt for Perth's cheapest fuel. Last...

Fact sheet - Driving commercial vehicles

This fact sheet provides an overview of the legislative requirements for fatigue management for commercial vehicle drivers. Duties for the person...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 18 cents per litre (cpl) to 146.3 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Australia Day

The Australia Day public holiday is Friday, 26 January 2018. Employers should know their obligations for this public holiday, including public holiday rates...

Mermaid Tails and Fins increase risk of a child drowning,...

A study into the drowning risks associated with mermaid tails and monofins has found that they significantly hinder a child’s ability to swim and has...