The laws

WorkSafe Tasmania administers the laws that regulate:

Workplace relations

Construction Industry (Long Service) Act 1997

Industrial Relations Act 1984

Industrial Relations (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2009

Local Government (Building and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1993 [Part 7]

Long Service Leave (Casual Wharf Employees) Act 1982

Long Service Leave (State Employees) Act 1994

Long Service Leave Act 1976

Shop Trading Hours Act 1984

Statutory Holidays Act 2000

Work health and safety

Dangerous Goods (Road and Rail Transport) Act 2010

Explosives Act 2012

Mines Work Health and Safety (Supplementary Requirements) Act 2012

Security-sensitive Dangerous Substances Act 2005

Work Health and Safety Act 2012

Work Health and Safety (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2012

Compensation schemes

Asbestos Related Diseases (Occupational Exposure) Compensation Act 2011

Workers' (Occupational Diseases) Relief Fund Act 1954

Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

A full list is available on our Acts and Regulations page.