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Contents (2011 - 10)
Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 22 October 2017 at 15:26)
Part 4 Section 43
43   Requirements for authorisation of work
(1)  A person must not carry out work at a workplace if:
(a)  the regulations require the work, or class of work, to be carried out by, or on behalf of, a person who is authorised, and
(b)  the person, or the person on whose behalf the work is carried out, is not authorised in accordance with the regulations.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$20,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$100,000.
(2)  A person who conducts a business or undertaking must not direct or allow a worker to carry out work at a workplace if:
(a)  the regulations require the work, or class of work, to be carried out by, or on behalf of, a person who is authorised, and
(b)  the person, or the person on whose behalf the work is to be carried out, is not authorised in accordance with the regulations.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$20,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$100,000.