Regulatory and Other OHS Bodies

Here is a list of OHS regulatory and other bodies nationally and within each state. They’re responsible for policing and developing policy around workplace health and safety issues.

Regulatory bodies:

Asbestos ACT
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Department of Primary
Federal Safety Commissioner
Independent Transport Safety and Reliability Regulator (ITSRR)
Marine and Safety Tasmania         
Mining and Quarrying – OHS Committee
National Transport Commission NT WorkSafe
National Rail Safety Regulation &
Queensland Mines and Energy     
Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission
SafeWork SA                             
Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority (Seacare)
The Workers’ Compensation Regulatory Authority (Qcomp)
Victorian Workcover Authority (VWA)
Workers Compensation Commission NSW
WorkCover NSW                     
WorkCover Qld                       
WorkCover SA                        
WorkCover Tasmania               
WorkCover WA                       
WorkSafe Victoria                  
WorkSafe WA                        
Workplace Health and Safety Queensland
Workplace Standards Tasmania
WorkSafe ACT                      

Other Bodies

 Asbestos Management Review
 Safe Work Australia