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The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia.

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Announcements & Publications

Commissioner's Blog: Buying tickets online

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard Big name concert announcements lately include U2, the Spice Girls and Michael Bublé coming to Perth....

Vehicle repairer gets three year ban and a fine after...

A motor vehicle repairer has been banned from holding a licence for three years, fined $3,000 and reprimanded by the State Administrative Tribunal (SAT)...

Guide to Standards and Tolerances WA 2019

Every year thousands of homes are constructed or renovated in Western Australia. While most building projects are completed successfully, occasionally there...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of unleaded petrol is set to increase by over 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 150.6 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

eCourts Portal - Faster and easier court orders - Real...

15 July 2019 Faster and easier court orders with the eCourts Portal of Western Australia Use the eCourts Portal of Western Australia to take advantage of new...

WorkSafe looks at safety issues for commercial vehicle...

WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look at safety issues for commercial vehicle drivers. The program will continue until the end of the...

Commissioner's Blog: Buyer beware fake websites

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection Penny Lipscombe A super bargain promoted via an online pop-up or social media advertisement is just like an...

Industry Bulletin 119 – Notice of completion:...

This Industry Bulletin is intended to inform registered builders about the importance of giving a notice of completion (form BA7) to the permit authority...

Consumer issues for farmers

Farmers and Consumer Protection Farmers have Australian Consumer Law (ACL) rights if the good or service is under $40,000, used mainly for household use (e.g...

Inspection program in scientific testing workplaces has...

A proactive inspection program undertaken by WorkSafe to look at safety in workplaces where scientific testing takes place has returned encouraging results...

Balga man fined for operating large illegal car dealing...

A Balga man has been fined $4,000 by the Perth Magistrates Court on 5 July 2019 after pleading guilty to operating a large car dealing operation without a...

Top ten building regulatory compliance audit items for...

Between 1 January 2017 and 28 February 2019, in total 56 regulatory compliance inspections were carried out and 3,209 items of regulatory requirements were...