This Guide provides information on the representation and participation of workers in health and safety matters at the workplace, as well as guidance on resolving health and safety issues. It supports one of the objects of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act, which is to provide for fair and effective workplace representation, consultation, cooperation and issue resolution in relation to work health and safety.
This Guide was orignally published on 10 January 2012 and was amended on 21 March 2016 and 12 December 2018. The current version of the Guide can be found below. A list of all amendments made to the Guide can be found at the end of the document.