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A fair business environment

The department's mission is to work for a safe, fair and responsible future for the Western Australian community, industry and...

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Acknowledgement to Country

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia.

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Announcements & Publications

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 19 cents per litre (cpl) to 156.2 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Commissioner's Blog: Choose your care and use your rights

Many seniors prefer to remain in their own homes for as long as possible and recent reforms in aged care now give more choice to consumers choosing that...

Wageline reaches 1.5 million website visits in 2017/18

Wageline continues to be a valuable service for employers and employees in Western Australia. In the last financial year, Wageline had 1.5 million website...

Scammers clone friends in Facebook fake lottery sting

WA Facebookers have received messages from people who they thought were friends encouraging them to claim lottery prizes, but instead they have ended up...

How to avoid a fine for late lodgement of security bond -...

10 July 2018 Bond money must be lodged with the Bond Administrator no later than 14 days after you have received the money from the tenant. This includes any...

New regional officer to serve Goldfields, Esperance and...

Consumer Protection has appointed a new senior regional officer to its Kalgoorlie office to serve residents in the Goldfields, Esperance and Wheatbelt areas...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 20 cents per litre (cpl) to 156.3 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Commissioner's Blog: Quad bike safety reminder

With Commissioner for Consumer Protection David Hillyard With school holidays now underway, parents are advised to be aware of the dangers posed by quad...

Plumbers installation fixture fee table

Pursuant to Regulation 45 of the Plumbers Licensing and Plumbing Standards Regulations 2000, the installation fee is payable in respect of plumbing work for...

Plumbers book order

 Notice of intention/certificate of compliance and multi-entry certificate order form.

DC isolating switches in solar PV installations

From 30 June 2018, DC isolating switches used in solar PV installations must comply with a Level 3 certification under the national Electrical Equipment...

Broome-based cruise company in administration – advice...

Consumer Protection has issued advice for people who are owed refunds from a Broome-based cruise business Ahoy Buccaneers which has gone into voluntary...