Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 1 January 2014 to date (accessed 23 November 2014 at 13:07)
Part 11Section 216

216   Regulator may accept WHS undertakings

(1)  The regulator may accept a written undertaking (a WHS undertaking) given by a person in connection with a matter relating to a contravention or alleged contravention by the person of this Act.
Note. Section 230 (4) requires the regulator to publish guidelines in relation to the acceptance of WHS undertakings.
(2)  A WHS undertaking cannot be accepted for a contravention or alleged contravention that is a Category 1 offence.
(3)  The giving of a WHS undertaking does not constitute an admission of guilt by the person giving it in relation to the contravention or alleged contravention to which the undertaking relates.
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