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SafeWork / WorkSafe


There are various regulators that operate in the jurisdictions covered by AIDGC.


In Australia each state and territory has an active regulator for work health and safety. These are:

The state and territory based regulation approach in Australia means that there are separate laws governing the storage and handling of dangerous goods for each state. A Commonwealth body called Safe Work Australia that provides resource to the state agencies in the form of model legislation and overall strategy.

The Commonwealth has a separate regulator Comcare for all federal agencies.

New Zealand

New Zealand has a single regulator performing this function, OSH, Department of Labour