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OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REGULATIONS 1996


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

   PART 1 -- Preliminary and interpretation

           Division 1 -- Preliminary and definitions  

   1.1.    Citation  
   1.2.    Commencement  
   1.3.    Terms used

           Division 2 -- Interpretation  

   1.4.    Employer, extent of duty of  
   1.5.    Self‑employed person, extent of duty of  
   1.6.    Main contractor, extent of duty of  
   1.7.    Person having control of workplace, extent of duty of  
   1.8.    Person having control of access to workplace, extent of duty of  
   1.9.    Employee, meaning of  
   1.10.   Workplace, meaning of  
   1.11.   NOHSC and standards, references to  
   1.12.   Standards etc., compliance with  
   1.13.   Technical terms not defined, meaning of  
   1.14.   AS or AS/NZS, reference to in Sch. 1  
   1.15.   Regulation 1.15 penalty  
   1.16.   Regulation 1.16 penalty

   PART 2 -- General

           Division 1 -- Matters prescribed for purposes of the Act  

   2.1.    Laws prescribed (Act s. 14(1)(b))  
   2.2.    Introductory and transitional courses for, and entitlements under Act s. 35(3) of, safety and health representatives  
   2.3.    Subsequent courses for, and entitlements under Act s. 35(3) of, safety and health representatives  
   2.4.    Injuries etc. prescribed (Act s. 23I)  
   2.5.    Diseases etc. prescribed (Act s. 23I)  
   2.6.    Procedure prescribed (Act s. 24(2))  
   2.8.    Forms prescribed (Act s. 51)  
   2.8B.   Courses of training prescribed (Act s. 51AB qualified representative)

           Division 2 -- Administrative provisions  

   2.9.    Plant subject of improvement or prohibition notice  
   2.10.   Local government to notify Commissioner of construction work permits  
   2.11.   Commissioner may direct medical examination of employee  
   2.12.   Exemption from regulation where substantial compliance  
   2.13.   Exemption from regulation where compliance unnecessary or impracticable  
   2.14.   Exemption from fees

           Division 3 -- Review of decisions under these regulations  

   2.15.   Review of decisions by person other than Commissioner

   PART 3 -- Workplace safety requirements

           Division 1 -- General duties applying to workplaces  

   3.1.    Identification of hazards, and assessment and reduction of risks, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.2.    Person at workplace to have access to Act etc. on request  
   3.3.    Isolated employee to have communication for emergency etc.  
   3.4.    Manual handling, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.5.    Reported hazard etc., employer to investigate  
   3.6.    Movement of people, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.7.    Access to and egress from workplace, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.8.    Emergency egress from workplace, duty of employer etc. as to  
   3.9.    Fire precautions, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.10.   Evacuation procedure, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.11.   Warning signs for hazards, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.12.   First aid, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.13.   Lighting, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.14.   Work space for employee, employer’s duty as to  
   3.15.   Air temperature etc., employer’s duties as to  
   3.16.   Drinking water, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.17.   Cleanliness of workplace and rubbish etc. removal, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.18.   Floors, stairs etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.19.   Seating, employer’s duties as to  
   3.20.   Sanitary etc. facilities, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.21.   Gas, water, sewerage and electricity services, employer etc. to record location of etc.  
   3.22.   Moving vehicles etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.23.   Material etc. being lifted etc. by crane etc. at construction site, duties of main contractor etc. as to  
   3.24.   Lowering gear on construction site, duties of person engaged in  
   3.25.   Conduit crossing thoroughfare at construction site, duties of main contractor etc. as to  
   3.26.   Portable ladder, duties of person using  
   3.27.   Gas cylinder, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.28.   Manifolded cylinder pack, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.29.   Construction diving work, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.30.   Flotation device, employer etc. to provide etc. if person working with others near water etc.  
   3.31.   Life jacket, duties of employer etc. as to for person working alone over water etc.

           Division 2 -- General duties in relation to personal protective clothing and equipment  

   3.32.   Risks to be reduced in first instance by means other than protective clothing and equipment  
   3.33.   Personal protective clothing and equipment, standards applicable to  
   3.34.   Person concluding personal protective clothing or equipment should be used, duties of  
   3.35.   Person issued personal protective clothing or equipment, duties of  
   3.36.   Safety helmets at construction site, main contractor’s duties as to

           Division 3 -- Atmosphere and respiratory protection

              Subdivision 1 -- Atmosphere and respiratory protection generally  

   3.37.   Terms used  
   3.38.   Atmospheric hazards, duties of employer etc. to identify etc.  
   3.39.   Means of reducing risks (r. 3.38(c))  
   3.40.   Respiratory protective equipment, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.41.   Supplied air respirator, when employer etc. to provide  
   3.42.   Supplied air respirator etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.43.   Supplied air respirator, duties of employer etc. to maintain etc.  
   3.44.   Supplied air respirator, quantity and quality of air supplied by

              Subdivision 2 -- Protection from tobacco smoke  

   3.44A.  Terms used  
   3.44AA. Enclosed workplace, meaning of  
   3.44AB. Notional vertical surface area, assessment of  
   3.44B.  Certain persons not to smoke in enclosed workplace  
   3.44D.  Defence to r. 3.44B, smoking in private vehicle or residence  
   3.44E.  Defence to r. 3.44B, smoking by actor etc. in a performance  
   3.44G.  Notice of smoking restrictions, employer etc. to give etc.  
   3.44I.  Inspectors may require certain persons to extinguish tobacco products

           Division 4 -- Noise control and hearing protection  

   3.45.   Terms used  
   3.46.   Noise above exposure standard, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.47.   Personal hearing protectors, employer etc. to provide etc.

           Division 5 -- Prevention of falls at workplaces  

   3.48.   Terms used  
   3.49.   Hazards relating to falling, duties of employer etc. to identify etc.  
   3.50.   Anchorage and fall injury prevention system, duties of employer etc. as to design of etc.  
   3.51.   Fall injury prevention system, duties of employer etc. as to inspection of etc.  
   3.52.   Welding etc. being done near fall injury prevention system, duties of employer etc. in case of  
   3.53.   Anchorage, duties of employer etc. as to inspection of etc.  
   3.54.   Holes etc. in floors, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.55.   Edges, duties of employer etc. to prevent falls from  
   3.56.   Grid mesh and checker plate flooring panel on construction site, duties of main contractor etc. as to  
   3.57.   Brittle or fragile roofing, duties of employer etc. as to work on

           Division 6 -- Electricity  

   3.58.   Term used: supply authority  
   3.59.   Electrical installation etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.60.   Residual current devices, duties as to  
   3.61.   Electrical installations on construction etc. sites, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.62.   Tested portable electrical equipment etc., information required on tags on  
   3.63.   Portable electrical equipment etc. brought to workplace, requirements as to  
   3.64.   Overhead power lines, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.65.   When electricity to be connected to construction site

           Division 7 -- Scaffolds, gantries, hoardings and barricades and formwork  

   3.66.   Terms used  
   3.67.   Scaffold etc. to be erected, designed etc. in accordance with standard  
   3.68.   Area for scaffold to be clear of rubbish etc.  
   3.69.   Lugs or saddle piece to support scaffold, welder’s duties as to  
   3.70.   Incomplete scaffold, duty of employer etc. as to  
   3.71.   Incomplete etc. scaffold, duty of employer etc. to prevent use of  
   3.72.   Certain scaffolds to be inspected and tagged  
   3.73.   Scaffold not to be removed etc. without authority  
   3.74.   Lowering scaffolding equipment, duties of person engaged in  
   3.75.   Hoardings and barricades, when required  
   3.76.   Gantries, when required  
   3.77.   Hoardings, barricades and gantries, design etc. of  
   3.78.   Barricades, hoardings and gantries not to be removed etc. without authority  
   3.79.   Formwork, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.80.   Formwork to be contained within workplace  
   3.81.   Formwork, duties of person stripping or lowering

           Division 8 -- Work in confined spaces  

   3.82.   Terms used  
   3.83.   Thing with confined space, duties of designers etc. of  
   3.84.   Modifying thing with confined space  
   3.85.   Work in confined space, duty of employer etc. as to  
   3.86.   When employer etc. to ensure person is present outside confined space  
   3.87.   Training in relation to work in confined spaces, duties of employer etc. as to

           Division 9 -- Safety requirements in relation to certain work processes

              Subdivision 1 -- Tilt‑up concrete and precast concrete elements  

   3.88.   Terms used  
   3.88A.  Commissioner to be notified of proposed manufacture of concrete panel  
   3.88B.  Concrete panels to be designed etc. in accordance with standard  
   3.88C.  Concrete panel at construction site to be transported etc. in accordance with standard  
   3.88D.  Concrete panel at construction site to be temporarily braced in accordance with standard  
   3.88E.  Concrete panel at construction site to be fixed etc. in accordance with standard  
   3.88F.  Tilt‑up work at construction site not to be done unless Commissioner notified under r. 3.88A  
   3.88G.  Construction site where tilt‑up work done, documents required at  
   3.88H.  Construction site area where tilt‑up work being done, duty of main contractor etc. to limit entry to  
   3.88I.  Certain persons to ensure only trained persons manufacture etc. concrete panels  
   3.88J.  Certain persons to ensure only trained persons do tilt‑up work other than manufacturing concrete panels

              Subdivision 2 -- Moulding and casting  

   3.89.   Moulding and casting metal, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.90.   Pits and deep moulds, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.91.   Ladles, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.92.   Foundry, duties of employer etc. as to work at under moulding box etc.  
   3.93.   Moulds etc. for spare metal to be available

              Subdivision 3 -- Welding and allied processes  

   3.94.   Terms used  
   3.95.   Fume extraction etc. when welding etc., duty of employer etc. as to  
   3.96.   Welding etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.97.   Protective screens when electric welding, duty of employer etc. as to  
   3.98.   Flashback arresters when gas welding etc., duties of employer etc. as to

              Subdivision 4 -- Spray painting  

   3.99.   Terms used  
   3.100.  Spray painting, duty of employer etc. to ensure use of booth for  
   3.101.  Electrostatic spray painting, duties of employer etc. as to

              Subdivision 5 -- Abrasive blasting  

   3.102.  Terms used  
   3.103.  Abrasive blasting equipment, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.104.  Blasting cabinet or chamber, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.105.  Blasting chamber, duties of employer etc. as to lighting and exits for  
   3.106.  Abrasive blasting, protective equipment required for person doing  
   3.107.  Radioactive substances not to be used in abrasive blasting

              Subdivision 6 -- Excavations and earthworks  

   3.108.  Excavation work, employer etc. to assess means of reducing risks from  
   3.109.  Excavation work, employer etc. to reduce risk from  
   3.110.  Excavation work, employer etc. to prevent loads etc. near  
   3.111.  Excavation work etc., duty of employer etc. as to shoring  
   3.112.  Work in certain excavated areas, employer etc. to ensure another person is nearby  
   3.113.  Buildings etc. near excavation work etc., employer etc. to protect stability of

              Subdivision 7 -- Demolition  

   3.114.  Terms used  
   3.115.  Application of Subdivision  
   3.116.  Class 1, 2 or 3 demolition licences, application for etc.  
   3.117.  Class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work not to be done without or contrary to licence  
   3.118.  Class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work, duty of employer etc. to ensure person doing is licensed  
   3.119.  Proposed class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work in accordance with standard, Commissioner to be notified of  
   3.120.  Proposed class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work not in accordance with standard, approval of Commissioner to be sought  
   3.121.  Application under r. 3.120, Commissioner’s functions as to  
   3.122.  Class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work not to be done without notification or approval or until conditions set  
   3.123.  Demolition work other than class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work to be in accordance with standard  
   3.124.  Class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work to be in accordance with standard or approval  
   3.125.  Demolition workplace, certain documents to be kept at  
   3.126.  Demolition work involving asbestos, duties of employer etc. as to  
   3.127.  Demolition work area, employer etc. to limit entry to  
   3.128.  Scaffold used in demolition work, requirements for

           Division 10 -- Driving commercial vehicles  

   3.129.  Application of Division  
   3.130.  Terms used  
   3.131.  Commercial vehicle driver, duties of and in relation to  
   3.132.  Commercial vehicle driver, hours of work  
   3.133.  Driver fatigue management plan, requirement for  
   3.134.  Record of commercial vehicle drivers’ work time etc.

           Division 11 -- Construction industry induction training  

   3.135.  Terms used  
   3.136.  Construction induction training certificate, when required

           Division 12 -- Construction industry -- consultation on hazards and safety management etc.  

   3.137.  Terms used  
   3.138.  Application of Division  
   3.139.  Commercial client, duties of to consult designer etc.  
   3.140.  Designer of work for commercial client to give client report  
   3.141.  Main contractor to keep record of certain information  
   3.142.  Occupational health and safety management plan for construction site, main contractor’s duties as to  
   3.143.  High‑risk construction work, safe work method statements required for

   PART 4 -- Plant

           Division 1 -- Preliminary  

   4.1.    Terms used

           Division 2 -- Registration of plant design and items of plant  

   4.2.    Sch. 4.1 plant, design of to be registered etc.  
   4.3.    Sch. 4.1 plant, application for registration of design of  
   4.4.    Design verifier to be independent of designer  
   4.5.    Design verification statement by Commissioner, request for etc.  
   4.6.    Commissioner may require r. 4.3 applicant to give other information  
   4.7.    Application under r. 4.3, Commissioner’s functions as to  
   4.8.    Assessment fee for r. 4.3 application  
   4.9.    Test required under r. 4.7(1)(c)(ii), procedure for  
   4.10.   Design registration number, issue of etc.  
   4.11.   Sch. 4.1 plant with altered design not to be used unless alteration is registered  
   4.12.   Altered design of Sch. 4.1 plant, application for registration of  
   4.13.   Confidentiality of design information  
   4.14.   Sch. 4.2 plant not to be used unless registered etc.  
   4.15.   Sch. 4.2 plant, application for registration etc.  
   4.16.   Commissioner may require r. 4.15 applicant to give other information  
   4.17.   Application under r. 4.15, Commissioner’s functions as to  
   4.18.   Assessment fee for r. 4.15 application  
   4.19.   Registration number of Sch. 4.2 item of plant, issue of etc.  
   4.19A.  Classified plant (r. 7.7) or designated plant (r. 7.8), Commissioner to provide evidence of registration number of  
   4.20.   Item of plant to bear registration number etc.  
   4.21.   Commissioner may deregister items of plant  
   4.21A.  Permanent withdrawal from service of registered plant, Commissioner to be notified of

           Division 3 -- General duties applying to plant

              Subdivision 1 -- Kinds of plant to which this Division applies  

   4.22.   Term used: plant

              Subdivision 2 -- Identification of hazards and assessing and addressing risks in relation to plant  

   4.23.   Designer of plant, duties of  
   4.24.   Manufacturer of plant, duties of  
   4.25.   Importer of plant, duties of  
   4.26.   Supplier of plant, duties of  
   4.27.   Erector and installer of plant, duties of  
   4.28.   Duties of employer etc. as to plant  
   4.29.   Means of reducing risks in relation to plant

              Subdivision 3 -- Information and general matters in relation to plant  

   4.30.   Designer of plant to give manufacturer information  
   4.30A.  Manufacturer of plant to obtain information from designer  
   4.31.   Manufacturer of plant to give supplier information  
   4.31A.  Importer of new plant to obtain information from manufacturer etc.  
   4.32.   Importer of plant to give supplier etc. information  
   4.33.   Supplier of plant (not by hire or lease) to give recipient information  
   4.34.   Certain plant, duty of employer etc. to keep records of etc.  
   4.35.   Supplier of plant by hire or lease, duties of  
   4.36.   Installation etc. of plant, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.37.   Inspection etc. of plant, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.37A.  Access to plant for r. 4.37(1)(b) or (c), duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.38.   Damaged plant, repairs etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.39.   Alteration of plant design, duties of employer etc. in case of  
   4.40.   Dismantling, storing or disposing of plant, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.41.   Plant not to be used etc. so as to become a hazard  
   4.42.   Mandatory markings on plant not to be removed etc.

           Division 4 -- Safety requirements in relation to certain types of plant  

   4.43.   Pressure equipment and gas cylinders, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.44.   Powered mobile plant, duties of supplier of and employer etc. as to  
   4.45.   Certain tractors and earthmoving machinery, protective structures etc. required on  
   4.46.   Plant with hot or cold parts or molten metal, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.48.   Plant starting etc. automatically etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.49.   Laser, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.50.   Nail gun, duties of user of, employer etc. as to  
   4.51.   Explosive powered tool, duty of employer etc. as to  
   4.52.   Amusement structure, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.53.   Plant that lifts, suspends or lowers people or things, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.54.   Cranes, hoists and building maintenance units, additional duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.55.   Pedestrian operated industrial lift truck, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.56.   Lift and work in lift well, duties of employer etc. as to  
   4.57.   Lift being constructed or installed, duties of employer etc. as to

   PART 5 -- Hazardous substances

           Division 1 -- Preliminary  

   5.1.    Terms used  
   5.2.    Application of this Part

           Division 2 -- Hazardous substances generally  

   5.3.    Whether substance is hazardous substance, manufacturer etc. to determine  
   5.4.    Certain unlisted hazardous substances, manufacturer etc. to notify Commissioner of  
   5.5.    MSDS, duties of manufacturer and importer as to  
   5.6.    Labelling hazardous substance, supplier’s duties as to  
   5.7.    Generic name for type II ingredient, manufacturer etc. to notify Commissioner of use of  
   5.8.    Information about hazardous substance, supplier’s duties to provide  
   5.9.    Medical emergency, manufacturer etc. to give certain information to doctor in case of  
   5.10.   Supplier to give employer etc. certain information to enable protection of person exposed at workplace to hazardous substance  
   5.11.   Employer etc. to obtain MSDS for hazardous substance etc.  
   5.12.   Labelling hazardous substance, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.13.   Register of hazardous substances, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.14.   Certain uses of certain hazardous substances prohibited  
   5.15.   Risk from exposure to hazardous substance, duties of employer to assess etc.  
   5.16.   Report of r. 5.15 assessment, when required etc.  
   5.17.   Further assessment to r. 5.15 assessment, when required  
   5.18.   Assessment report to be accessible at workplace  
   5.19.   Exposure standard, employer etc. to ensure not exceeded  
   5.20.   Risk from exposure to hazardous substance, duties of employer etc. to reduce  
   5.21.   Employers etc. to provide information and training  
   5.22.   Monitoring of risk from exposure to hazardous substance, when required etc.  
   5.23.   Health surveillance, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.24.   Appointed medical practitioner providing health surveillance, duties of  
   5.25.   Appointed medical practitioner advising remedial action, duties of employer etc. in case of  
   5.26.   Record keeping, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.27.   Commissioner to keep records given under r. 5.24 and 5.26

           Division 3 -- Certain carcinogenic substances  

   5.28.   Terms used  
   5.29.   Concentration of substances for Division 3 to apply  
   5.30.   Proposed use of carcinogenic substance at workplace, employer etc. to notify Commissioner of  
   5.31.   Sch. 5.4 and 5.6 substances not to be used at workplace without Commissioner’s approval  
   5.32.   Sch. 5.5 substance not to be used at workplace without Commissioner’s approval  
   5.32A.  Article containing Sch. 5.6 substance not to be used at workplace without Commissioner’s approval  
   5.33.   Notice under r. 5.30, Commissioner’s functions as to  
   5.34.   Carcinogenic substance etc. not to be used until conditions known  
   5.35.   Supplier of carcinogenic substance etc., duties of  
   5.36.   Information given under r. 5.30, person giving to update etc.  
   5.37.   Record keeping, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.38.   Record keeping, supplier’s duties as to  
   5.39.   Commissioner to keep records given under r. 5.37 and 5.38  
   5.40.   Certain exposures of person to carcinogenic substance, employer etc. to notify Commissioner of  
   5.41.   Person who may be exposed to carcinogenic substance to be informed of certain matters

           Division 4 -- Further requirements in relation to certain hazardous substances

              Subdivision 1 -- Asbestos  

   5.42.   Terms used  
   5.43.   Asbestos at workplace etc., employer etc. to locate etc.  
   5.44.   Licence, application for  
   5.45A.  Unrestricted asbestos licence, grant of  
   5.45B.  Restricted asbestos licence, grant of  
   5.45C.  Renewal of licence, application for  
   5.45D.  Renewal of licence, grant of  
   5.45E.  Conditions on licence  
   5.45F.  Duration of licence  
   5.45G.  Suspension or cancellation of licence  
   5.45H.  Change of address, licence holder to notify Commissioner of  
   5.45.   Asbestos removal work, duties as to  
   5.46.   Unrestricted licence holder to notify Commissioner of employees; register of information  
   5.47.   Licence and codes of practice, licence holder’s duties as to  
   5.48.   Commissioner may direct tests for or removal of asbestos at workplace etc.  
   5.49.   Asbestos dust, employer etc. to prevent exposure to etc.  
   5.52.   Waste asbestos material, disposal of  
   5.53A.  Transitional provisions for certain licences in force at 1 Mar 2010 and for r. 5.45(2A)

              Subdivision 2 -- Lead  

   5.53.   Terms used  
   5.54.   Lead‑risk job, employer etc. to assess if work is  
   5.55.   Prospective employee in lead process, duty to inform  
   5.56.   Health surveillance and counselling, employer etc. to provide  
   5.57.   Suitability of person for lead‑risk job, employer etc. to assess  
   5.58.   Employer to inform and train employee etc.  
   5.59.   Biological monitoring of person doing lead‑risk job, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.60.   Work involving lead, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.61.   Person working in lead process, duties of  
   5.62.   Employee to notify employer if pregnant or breast‑feeding  
   5.63.   When employer to remove employee from lead‑risk job  
   5.64.   Return to lead‑risk job after removal under r. 5.63  
   5.65.   Record keeping, employer’s duties as to  
   5.66.   Commissioner to keep records given under r. 5.65  
   5.67.   Decision by appointed medical practitioner, review of

              Subdivision 3 -- Styrene  

   5.68.   Term used: lower explosive limit  
   5.69.   Styrene monomer vapour, employer etc. to minimise  
   5.70.   Lower explosive limit, employer etc. to ensure not reached  
   5.71.   Exit sign for workplace where styrene monomer present, duty of employer etc. as to

              Subdivision 4 -- Isocyanates  

   5.72.   Terms used  
   5.73.   Handling and using isocyanate, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.74.   Decanting isocyanate, duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.75.   Container of isocyanate not to be heated in unventilated space  
   5.76.   Isocyanate container etc., employer etc. to ensure decontamination before re‑use etc.  
   5.77.   Spillage of isocyanate etc., duties of employer etc. as to  
   5.78.   Certain polyurethane manufacturing, duties of employer etc. as to workplace for

   PART 6 -- Performance of high risk work

           Division 1 -- Preliminary  

   6.1.    Terms used  
   6.2.    High risk work licence needed to do high risk work  
   6.3.    Certain equipment not to be left unattended while in use

           Division 2 -- Licences  

   6.4.    Term used: licence  
   6.5.    Application for licence  
   6.6.    Deciding application for licence  
   6.7.    Variation of licence, application for  
   6.8.    Deciding application to vary licence  
   6.9.    Renewal of licence, application for  
   6.10.   Deciding application to renew licence  
   6.11.   Duration of licence  
   6.12.   Suspending authority to do high risk work of a particular class, Commissioner’s powers as to etc.  
   6.13.   Cancelling authority to do high risk work of a particular class, Commissioner’s powers as to etc.  
   6.14.   Licence document, issue of etc.  
   6.15.   Change of address, licensee to notify Commissioner of  
   6.16.   Duplicate licence document, issue of  
   6.17.   Commissioner may direct licensee to get competency assessed

           Division 3 -- Registration as an assessor  

   6.18.   Term used: registration  
   6.19.   Registered assessor, function of  
   6.20.   Notice of satisfactory assessment, duties of assessor before issuing  
   6.21.   Application for registration  
   6.22.   Deciding application for registration  
   6.23.   Variation of registration, application for  
   6.24.   Deciding application to vary registration  
   6.25.   Renewal of registration, application for  
   6.26.   Deciding application to renew registration  
   6.27.   Duration of registration  
   6.28.   Suspending registration as to particular class of high risk work, Commissioner’s powers as to etc.  
   6.29.   Cancelling registration as to particular class of high risk work, Commissioner’s powers as to etc.  
   6.30.   Certificate of registration, issue of etc.  
   6.31.   Duplicate certificate of registration, issue of

           Division 4 -- Miscellaneous  

   6.32.   Registered training organisation to retain records etc.

   PART 7 -- Repeal, savings and transitional

           Division 1 -- Original repeal, savings and transitional provisions  

   7.1.    Terms used  
   7.2.    Interpretation Act 1984 applies  
   7.3.    Repeal  
   7.4.    Audiograms recorded under certain repealed regulations, disclosure of restricted  
   7.5.    Designated plant of accepted design as at 1 Oct 1996 deemed to be registered for PART 4 Div. 2  
   7.7.    Classified plant with current certificate of inspection as at 1 Oct 1996 deemed to be registered for PART 4 Div. 2  
   7.8.    Certain designated plant inspected as at 1 Oct 1996 deemed to be registered for Part 4 Div. 2

           Division 2 -- Savings and transitional provisions relating to the Occupational Safety and Health Amendment Regulations (No. 3) 2007

              Subdivision 1 -- Preliminary  

   7.9.    Terms used  
   7.10.   Interpretation Act 1984, application of

              Subdivision 2 -- Conversion to high risk work licence  

   7.11.   Evidence of forklift competency, transition period for  
   7.12.   Certificate of competency, effect of in transition period  
   7.13.   Forklift, operating in transition period  
   7.14.   Suspending and cancelling certificate of competency in transition period, Commissioner’s powers as to  
   7.15.   Forklift, Commissioner may stop person operating in transition period  
   7.16.   Licence, application for in transition period  
   7.17.   Deciding r. 7.16(1) application for licence etc.  
   7.18.   Forklift licence, deciding r. 7.16(2) application for etc.  
   7.19.   Unfinished application as at 1 Oct 2007 for certificate of competency

              Subdivision 3 -- Assessors  

   7.20.   Assessor as at 1 Oct 2007, status of etc.  
   7.21.   Assessor of forklift competency as at 1 Oct 2007, status of etc.  
   7.22.   Unfinished application as at 1 Oct 2007 for registration as an assessor
           SCHEDULE 1 -- Australian Standards and Australian/New Zealand Standards
           SCHEDULE 2 -- Forms relating to general provisions
           SCHEDULE 3.1 -- Guidelines and forms of guidance to be available for access by persons working at workplaces
           SCHEDULE 3.2 -- Toxic paint substances
           SCHEDULE 4.1 -- Kinds of plant requiring registration of the design and alterations to design
           SCHEDULE 4.2 -- Individual items of plant to be registered
           SCHEDULE 4.3 -- Standards relating to design and other requirements in relation to certain plant
           SCHEDULE 5.1 -- Description of ingredients
           SCHEDULE 5.2 -- Hazardous substances prohibited for specified uses or methods of handling
           SCHEDULE 5.3 -- Hazardous substances for which health surveillance is required
           SCHEDULE 5.4 -- Carcinogenic substances to be used only for bona fide research
           SCHEDULE 5.5 -- Carcinogenic substances to be used only for purposes approved by the Commissioner
           SCHEDULE 5.6 -- Carcinogenic substances -- asbestos
           SCHEDULE 6.1 -- Rate payable for assessments and tests
           SCHEDULE 6.1A -- Fees under Part 3 Division 9
           SCHEDULE 6.2 -- Fees under Part 4 Division 2
           SCHEDULE 6.2A -- Fees under Part 5 Division 4
           SCHEDULE 6.3 -- High risk work
           SCHEDULE 6.4 -- Fees under Parts 6 and 7
           

[Reprinted under the Reprints Act 1984 as at 17 February 2017 Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996]

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