New South Wales regulators
WorkCover NSW is dedicated to promoting productive, healthy and safe workplaces for workers and employers in New South Wales.
WorkCover NSW administers and oversees:
- work health and safety
- licensing and registration
- workers compensation insurance
- workers compensation benefits, and
- sustainable return to employment for injured workers.
Contact details:Website: www.workcover.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 13 10 50
NSW Department of Trade and Investment – Division of Resources and Energy – Mine Safety
Mine Safety is the regulator of both general and specific health and safety Acts for the mining and onshore petroleum industries. The division ensures that industry satisfies community and government expectations for safety, health, mine subsidence and resource extraction by close stakeholder consultation and enforcing and promoting world-leading practices.
Contact details:Website: www.resources.nsw.gov.au/safety
Phone: 02 8281 7777 – Head Officer
Phone: 1300 736 122 – Maitland Office – Mineral Resources