Victoria regulators

WorkSafe Victoria

WorkSafe Victoria's responsibilities include:

  • help avoid workplace injuries occurring
  • enforce Victoria's occupational health and safety laws
  • provide reasonably priced workplace injury insurance for employers
  • help injured workers back into the workforce, and
  • manage the workers' compensation scheme by ensuring the prompt delivery of appropriate services and adopting prudent financial practices.

Contact details:

Phone: 1800 136 089 or 03 9641 1444

Energy Safe Victoria (ESV)

In Victoria, regulations covering electrical equipment safety and efficiency are administered by ESV. The key functions of ESV include:

  • overseeing the design, construction and maintenance of electricity, gas and pipeline networks
  • licensing and registering electricians, and
  • issuing and auditing Certificates of Electrical Safety.

Contact details:

Phone: 1800 652 563 – general and technical questions
Phone: 1800 815 721 – licensing and registration


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