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A fair business environment

The department's mission is to work for a safe, fair and responsible future for the Western Australian community, industry and...

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Acknowledgement to Country

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

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Announcements & Publications

Workstation ergonomics self-assessment

The positioning of furniture and equipment at a workstation directly impacts your posture.  This self-assessment checklist has been produced to assist in...

Inspection program looks at safety in child care centres

WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look at safety issues in WA’s child care centres. The program will continue until the end of the...

$8,000 fine for backyard motor vehicle dealer (John Salehi)

A backyard motor vehicle dealer in Rivervale has been fined $8,000 and ordered to pay costs of $756 after pleading guilty in the Perth Magistrates Court on...

Plumber in hot water over incomplete work – Joshua Andrew...

A Perth plumber has been fined $1,000 by the Plumbers Licensing Board for failing to comply with a rectification notice about drainage and infrastructure...

Commissioner's Blog: Make sure your donations go to...

Western Australians are well known for their generosity but recent queries from consumers concerned that charity door knockers may not be legitimate have...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average price of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 12 cents per litre (cpl) to 164.4 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers...

Penalty for supervisor after ‘unacceptable’ building...

West Perth building practitioner Rodney Obeid (BP14339) has been fined $5,000 by the Building Services Board for failing to properly manage and supervise...

Wedding photographer to pay fine and compensation for...

A wedding photographer/videographer has been fined $4,500 by the Perth Magistrates Court and ordered to pay $5,650 in compensation to three consumers for...

Pretend painter’s brush with the law (Alex Mazloomi /...

A Joondanna tradesman who falsely claimed to be a registered painter has been fined $5,000 at Perth Magistrates Court for several offences under WA’s...

$25,000 fine for illegal motor vehicle dealer (Mark...

An illegal motor vehicle dealer has been fined $25,000 and ordered to pay costs of $916 after being convicted in the Perth Magistrates Court of buying and...

Parliament to consider law changes to protect park home...

The McGowan Government will this week introduce a Bill into State Parliament to provide greater protections for long-stay tenants at residential parks in...

Property manager fined $13,000 for unauthorised...

A Shenton Park property manager has been reprimanded and fined $13,000 by the State Administrative Tribunal for making unauthorised withdrawals from a real...