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
www.asbestos.act.gov.au
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
www.amsa.gov.au
Comcare
www.comcare.gov.au
Department of Primary Industrieswww.dpi.nsw.gov.au
Federal Safety Commissioner
www.fsc.gov.au
Independent Transport Safety and Reliability Regulator (ITSRR)www.transportregulator.nsw.gov.au
Marine and Safety Tasmania                   www.mast.tas.gov.au
Mining and Quarrying – OHS Committee    www.maqohsc.sa.gov.au
National Transport Commission NT WorkSafe    www.worksafe.nt.gov.au
National Rail Safety Regulation & Investigationwww.infrastructure.gov.au/rail/legislation/ntc_ris.aspx
NOPSEMAwww.nopsema.gov.au
Qcomp                                                 www.qcomp.com.au
Queensland Mines and Energy               www.dme.gov.au/mines/contact.cfm
Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission        www.srcc.gov.au
SafeWork SA                                      
www.safework.sa.gov.au
Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority (Seacare)        www.seacare.gov.au
Seacare                                             www.seacare.gov.au
The Workers’ Compensation Regulatory Authority (Qcomp)    www.qcomp.com.au
Victorian Workcover Authority (VWA)    www.worksafe.vic.gov.au
Workers Compensation Commission NSW    www.wcc.nsw.gov.au
WorkCover NSW                               www.workcover.nsw.gov.au
WorkCover Qld                                
www.workcoverqld.gov.au
WorkCover SA                                 
www.workcover.com
WorkCover Tasmania                         www.workcover.tas.gov.au
WorkCover WA                                
www.workcover.tas.gov.au
WorkSafe Victoria                            www.worksafe.vic.gov.au
WorkSafe WA                                  www.worksafe.wa.gov.au
Workplace Health and Safety Queensland    www.worksafe.qld.gov.au
Workplace Standards Tasmania        www.wst.tas.gov.au
WorkSafe ACT                               
www.worksafe.act.gov.au

Other Bodies

 Asbestos Management Review
www.deewr.gov.au
 Safe Work Australia

www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au