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Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 20 August 2017 at 02:49)
Historical notes
Historical notes
The following abbreviations are used in the Historical notes:
AmamendedLWlegislation websiteSchSchedule
ClclauseNonumberSchsSchedules
CllclausesppageSecsection
DivDivisionpppagesSecssections
DivsDivisionsRegRegulationSubdivSubdivision
GGGovernment GazetteRegsRegulationsSubdivsSubdivisions
InsinsertedReprepealedSubstsubstituted
Table of amending instruments
Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10. Assented to 7.6.2011. Date of commencement, 1.1.2012, sec 2. This Act has been amended as follows:
2011
No 67
Work Health and Safety Legislation Amendment Act 2011. Assented to 28.11.2011.
Date of commencement of Sch 1 [1], assent, sec 2 (2); date of commencement of Sch 1 [2]–[19], 1.1.2012, sec 2 (1).
2012
No 42
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2012. Assented to 21.6.2012.
Date of commencement of Sch 1.29, 6.7.2012, sec 2 (1).
2013
No 54
Work Health and Safety (Mines) Act 2013. Assented to 1.7.2013.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, sec 2 and 2014 (786) LW 12.12.2014.
 
No 95
Civil and Administrative Legislation (Repeal and Amendment) Act 2013. Assented to 20.11.2013.
Date of commencement, 1.1.2014, sec 2.
 
No 109
Work Health and Safety Amendment Act 2013. Assented to 3.12.2013.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.
2014
No 71
Work Health and Safety (Mines) Amendment Act 2014. Assented to 11.11.2014.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 1.2.2015, sec 2 and 2014 (787) LW 12.12.2014.
2015
No 19
State Insurance and Care Governance Act 2015. Assented to 21.8.2015.
Date of commencement of Sch 14, 1.9.2015, sec 2 and 2015 (524) LW 28.8.2015.
 
No 43
Work Health and Safety (Mines and Petroleum) Legislation Amendment (Harmonisation) Act 2015. Assented to 2.11.2015.
Date of commencement, 1.2.2016, sec 2 and 2016 (46) LW 29.1.2016.
2016
No 48
Industrial Relations Amendment (Industrial Court) Act 2016. Assented to 18.10.2016.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 8.12.2016, sec 2 (1) and 2016 (674) LW 15.11.2016.
 
No 55
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2016. Assented to 25.10.2016.
Date of commencement of Sch 3.55, 6.1.2017, sec 2 (1).
2017
No 22
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017. Assented to 1.6.2017.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, 7.7.2017, sec 2 (3); date of commencement of Sch 4, 7 days after assent, sec 2 (1).
This Act has been amended by sec 30C of the Interpretation Act 1987 No 15.
Table of amendments
Sec 2
Subst 2011 No 67, Sch 1 [1].
Sec 4
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [2]–[4]; 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [1]–[3]; 2014 No 71, Sch 2.5 [1]; 2015 No 19, Sch 14 [1] [2]; 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [1] [2]; 2016 No 48, Sch 2.37 [1]; 2017 No 22, Sch 4.52.
Sec 4A
Ins 2014 No 71, Sch 2.5 [2]. Rep 2015 No 19, Sch 14 [3].
Sec 38
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [5]; 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [4]; 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [3].
Sec 39
Am 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [5]; 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [3].
Sec 76A
Subst 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [6]. Am 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [3] [4].
Sec 112
Am 2016 No 55, Sch 3.55 [1]–[3].
Sec 154
Ins 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [6].
Sec 156A
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [7]. Subst 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [7]. Rep 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [5].
Sec 162A
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [8]; 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [8]; 2015 No 19, Sch 14 [5]. Rep 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [5].
Sec 165A
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [9]. Rep 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [9].
Sec 166A
Rep 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [10].
Sec 223
Am 2016 No 55, Sch 3.55 [4].
Sec 229A
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [10]. Rep 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [11].
Sec 229B
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [11]; 2016 No 48, Sch 2.37 [2].
Sec 230
Am 2013 No 109, Sch 1 [1].
Sec 236
Am 2016 No 55, Sch 3.55 [5].
Sec 243
Subst 2017 No 22, Sch 3.86.
Sec 252
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [12].
Sec 255
Am 2016 No 48, Sch 2.37 [3].
Sec 268
Am 2016 No 55, Sch 3.55 [6].
Sec 271A
Ins 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [13]. Am 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [12]; 2015 No 19, Sch 14 [5]; 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [3].
Sec 276
Am 2013 No 95, Sch 2.153 [1].
Sec 276A
Rep 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [14].
Sec 276C
Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.
Sch 2
Subst 2015 No 19, Sch 14 [6]. Am 2015 No 43, Sch 2 [6]–[8].
Sch 3
Am 2013 No 95, Sch 2.153 [2].
Sch 4
Am 2011 No 10, Sch 1 [15]–[19]; 2012 No 42, Sch 1.29; 2013 No 109, Sch 1 [2]–[5]; 2013 No 54, Sch 3.14 [13] [14].
Sch 5
Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.