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Work Health and Safety Act (WHS Act)

Comcare administers the Commonwealth Work Health and Safety Act 2011 and Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011 and is the national regulator for work health and safety.

Decisions which can be reviewed include issuing of an improvement notice, cancelling of a provisional improvement notice or a work health and safety licence.

The specific requirements and how to comply with the legal duties of the WHS Act.

The Codes are practical guides approved under the WHS Act.

We report on outcomes and our activities which support employers to meet their duties and obligations under the Work Health and Safety Act (WHS Act).

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Date printed 04 Jul 2020

https://www.comcare.gov.au/scheme-legislation/whs-act