Legislation https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/ en Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 – explanatory statement https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-hazardous-chemicals-amendment-2020-explanatory <div class="node node--type-document node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The <em>Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020</em> amends the model WHS Regulations to implement the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Revision 7 (GHS 7) and update references to Australian Standards for lasers and pressure equipment.</p> <p>These amendments will be inserted into the model WHS Regulations from 1 January 2021. Please note that amendments to the model WHS Regulations do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. Review the <a data-entity-substitution="canonical" data-entity-type="node" data-entity-uuid="fb0530c2-729f-4d27-8b83-82e969529fb4" href="/law-your-state" title="The law in your state">WHS laws in your state</a>.</p> <p>Please note the amendments were updated in November 2020 to correct an error that could have required businesses that use hazardous chemicals to relabel old stock in some circumstances. The explanatory statements found below have also been updated to reflect this correction. </p> <p>Read the <a data-entity-substitution="canonical" data-entity-type="node" data-entity-uuid="126bd0ed-9b5a-4be0-a565-caa19afb50e7" href="/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-hazardous-chemicals-amendment-2020" title="Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 ">Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020</a>. </p> </div> <div class="field-downloads"> <h2 class="field__label">Downloads</h2> <div class="field field--name-field-document-info field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--document-info paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-first-item"> <ul class="document-tiles direct-dl-files row"> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/sites/default/files/2020-11/Explanatory%20Statement%20to%20the%20model%20WHS%20Regulations%20%28Hazardous%20Chemicals%29%20Amendment%202020%20-%20Update%20Nov_0.pdf" title="Explanatory Statement to the model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.pdf" class="tile type-pdf"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">Explanatory Statement to the model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.pdf</span> PDF</p> <p class="file-size">545.03 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/sites/default/files/2020-11/Explanatory%20Statement%20to%20the%20model%20WHS%20Regulations%20%28Hazardous%20Chemicals%29%20Amendment%202020%20-%20Update%20Nov.docx" title="Explanatory Statement to the model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.docx" class="tile type-docx"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">Explanatory Statement to the model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.docx</span> DOCX</p> <p class="file-size">37.09 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> </ul> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-11-05T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">5 Nov 2020</time> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/46" hreflang="en">Classifying chemicals</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/85" hreflang="en">Hazardous chemicals</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/91" hreflang="en">Law and regulation</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 21 Aug 2020 05:35:18 +0000 Legislation Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-hazardous-chemicals-amendment-2020 <div class="node node--type-document node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p class="MsoNormal">The <em>Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020</em> amends the model WHS Regulations to implement the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Revision 7 (GHS 7) and update references to Australian Standards for lasers and pressure equipment.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">These amendments will be inserted into the model WHS Regulations from 1 January 2021. Please note that amendments to the model WHS Regulations do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. Review the <a href="/node/197">WHS laws in your state</a>.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Please note that these amendments were updated in November 2020 to correct an error that could have required businesses that use hazardous chemicals to relabel old stock in some circumstances.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Read the <a data-entity-substitution="canonical" data-entity-type="node" data-entity-uuid="7f3af959-c1fc-4cbc-a838-9646c269b9ff" href="/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-hazardous-chemicals-amendment-2020-explanatory" title="Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 – explanatory statement">Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 – explanatory statement</a>. </p> </div> <div class="field-downloads"> <h2 class="field__label">Downloads</h2> <div class="field field--name-field-document-info field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--document-info paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-first-item"> <ul class="document-tiles direct-dl-files row"> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/sites/default/files/2021-04/Model%20WHS%20Regulations%20%28Hazardous%20Chemicals%29%20Amendment%202020%20-%20Update%20Nov.pdf" title="Model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.pdf" class="tile type-pdf"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">Model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.pdf</span> PDF</p> <p class="file-size">179.11 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/sites/default/files/2021-04/Model%20WHS%20Regulations%20%28Hazardous%20Chemicals%29%20Amendment%202020%20-%20Update%20Nov.docx" title="Model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.docx" class="tile type-docx"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">Model WHS Regulations (Hazardous Chemicals) Amendment 2020 - Update Nov.docx</span> DOCX</p> <p class="file-size">72.7 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> </ul> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2020-11-05T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">5 Nov 2020</time> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/46" hreflang="en">Classifying chemicals</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/85" hreflang="en">Hazardous chemicals</a></div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/91" hreflang="en">Law and regulation</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 21 Aug 2020 05:31:08 +0000 Legislation Model Work Health and Safety Regulations - document collection https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/collection/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-document-collection <div class="node node--type-collection node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The current version of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations, dated 1 January 2021, includes all amendments made since 2011.</p> <p>The explanatory statement explains the intended operation of the current version of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations, dated 1 January 2021.</p> <p>The amendments to the model WHS Regulations do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. Review the <a href="/node/197">WHS laws in your state</a>,</p> <h2>Related information</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/node/958">Model Work Health and Safety Regulations</a></li> </ul> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/113" hreflang="en">Model WHS Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 19 Mar 2020 11:13:53 +0000 Legislation Model Work Health and Safety Regulations Amendment (Diving Work) 2018 – explanatory statement https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-amendment-diving-work-2018-explanatory-statement <div class="node node--type-document node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The <em>Model Work Health and Safety Regulations Amendment (Diving Work) 2018</em> (Diving Work Amendments) amends Part 4.8 (Diving Work) of the model WHS Regulations to correct minor errors and inconsistencies in drafting and update references to standards.</p> </div> <div class="field-downloads"> <h2 class="field__label">Downloads</h2> <div class="field field--name-field-document-info field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--document-info paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-first-item"> <ul class="document-tiles direct-dl-files row"> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1902/model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.pdf" title="model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.pdf" class="tile type-pdf"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.pdf</span> PDF</p> <p class="file-size">387.13 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1902/model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.docx" title="model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.docx" class="tile type-docx"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">model-whs-regulations-diving-work-explanatory-statement.docx</span> DOCX</p> <p class="file-size">34.05 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> </ul> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2019-02-14T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">14 Feb 2019</time> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/91" hreflang="en">Law and regulation</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-industry-group field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Industry &amp; 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For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. Review the <a href="/node/197">WHS laws in your state</a>.</p> <h2>Related information</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/node/958">Model WHS Regulations</a></li> </ul> </div> <div class="field-downloads"> <h2 class="field__label">Downloads</h2> <div class="field field--name-field-document-info field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--document-info paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-first-item"> <ul class="document-tiles direct-dl-files row"> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1705/model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf" title="model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf" class="tile type-pdf"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf</span> PDF</p> <p class="file-size">272.5 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1705/model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx" title="model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx" class="tile type-docx"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx</span> DOCX</p> <p class="file-size">18.13 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> </ul> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2016-11-28T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">28 Nov 2016</time> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/113" hreflang="en">Model WHS Laws</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 19 Mar 2020 11:13:53 +0000 Legislation Model Work Health and Safety Regulations (veterinary exemptions) - explanatory statement https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-explanatory-statement <div class="node node--type-document node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The amendments to the model WHS Regulations do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. Review the <a href="/node/197">WHS laws in your state</a>.</p> <h2>Related information</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/node/958">Model WHS Regulations</a></li> </ul> </div> <div class="field-downloads"> <h2 class="field__label">Downloads</h2> <div class="field field--name-field-document-info field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--document-info paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-first-item"> <ul class="document-tiles direct-dl-files row"> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1705/explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf" title="explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf" class="tile type-pdf"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.pdf</span> PDF</p> <p class="file-size">215.86 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> <li class="field field--name-field-file-information field--type-entity-reference-revisions field--label-hidden field__items col-sm-4"> <div class="field__item"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--file-information paragraph--view-mode--swa-document-full-view"> <a href="/system/files/documents/1705/explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx" title="explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx" class="tile type-docx"><div class="document-icon"></div> <p class="link-type"><span class="visually-hidden">explanatory-statement-model-whs-regulations-veterinary-exemptions-amendments-28nov2016.docx</span> DOCX</p> <p class="file-size">33.44 KB</p> <div class="file-meta"></div> </a> </div> </div> </li> </ul> <div class="field field--name-field-publication-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Publication date</div> <div class="field__item"><time datetime="2016-11-28T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">28 Nov 2016</time> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-document-type field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Document type</div> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/162" hreflang="en">Legislation</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Category</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/26" hreflang="en">Model Work Health and Safety Laws</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tag-by-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Tag by Topic</div> <div class="field__items"> <div class="field__item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/113" hreflang="en">Model WHS Laws</a></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 19 Mar 2020 11:13:53 +0000 Legislation Model Work Health and Safety Act - amendments https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/model-work-health-and-safety-act-amendments <div class="node node--type-document node--view-mode-rss layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Act has been amended since its publication in 2011. The current version, dated 9 December 2019, includes all amendments made since 2011.</p> <p>Amendments to the model WHS laws do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Act, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, it must be passed by the Parliament of a jurisdiction and subsequently enacted. 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class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="field field-overview"> <div class="field__label">Overview</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The Explanatory statement explains the intended operation of the current version of the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations, dated 1 January 2021</p> <p>The amendments to the model WHS Regulations do not automatically apply in a jurisdiction. For the model WHS Regulations, including any amendments, to have effect in a jurisdiction, they must be made in that jurisdiction. 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