The Mines Work Health and Safety (Supplementary Requirements) Act 2012 requires a mine holder to appoint a site senior officer before any mining operations are carried out at the mine.

Use this form to advise the Chief Inspector of Mines in writing of that person’s details and the date the appointment takes effect within 14 days after making that appointment.

We recommend you download the form, fill it in, and save a copy for yourself before sending it to:

The Chief Inspector of Mines, WorkSafe Tasmania

By post: PO Box 56, Rosny Park, TAS 7018

By email:

By fax: (03) 6173 0206

Appointment of Site Senior Officer - Notification to Chief Inspector of Mines (PDF, 162.7 KB)