Transitional Principles for implementing the model Work Health and Safety Act

Safe Work Australia has developed transitional principles that set out how arrangements under existing work health and safety legislation are intended to transition to the new system.

Download Transitional Principles for implementing the Model Work Health and Safety Act.

Each state and territory work health and safety regulator has developed resources to assist their jurisdiction with the transition. For more information on transitional arrangements contact your regulator.


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