Compliance codes review

As part of the OHS Regulations Reform review, 12 compliance codes that align to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations) were reviewed and updated and made available for public comment.

Find out more about the compliance codes review.


Eight new compliance codes now available

Eight new codes that align to the OHS Regulations have been published and are now available.

The codes are:

  • Confined spaces
  • Demolition
  • Excavation
  • Facilities in construction
  • Hazardous manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Noise
  • Plant

Copies of the new codes can be downloaded from the WorkSafe website.


New OHS Regulations have commenced

The new OHS Regulations and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations 2017 (EPS Regulations) commenced on 18 June 2017.

Resources are available to assist you in understanding the new OHS Regulations and EPS Regulations and what the changes mean for you. This includes summaries of the changes and comprehensive guides comparing the 2007 and 2017 regulations, which are available on the WorkSafe website.

Copies of the new OHS Regulations and EPS Regulations are also available online.

Find out about OHS Regulations Reform.

As part of the OHS Regulations Reform review, 12 compliance codes that align to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations) were reviewed and updated and made available for public comment.

Find out more about the compliance codes review.


Eight new compliance codes now available

Eight new codes that align to the OHS Regulations have been published and are now available.

The codes are:

  • Confined spaces
  • Demolition
  • Excavation
  • Facilities in construction
  • Hazardous manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Noise
  • Plant

Copies of the new codes can be downloaded from the WorkSafe website.


New OHS Regulations have commenced

The new OHS Regulations and Equipment (Public Safety) Regulations 2017 (EPS Regulations) commenced on 18 June 2017.

Resources are available to assist you in understanding the new OHS Regulations and EPS Regulations and what the changes mean for you. This includes summaries of the changes and comprehensive guides comparing the 2007 and 2017 regulations, which are available on the WorkSafe website.

Copies of the new OHS Regulations and EPS Regulations are also available online.

Find out about OHS Regulations Reform.