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Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 7 July 2017 to date (accessed 20 September 2017 at 21:07)
Part 4 Section 44
44   Requirements for prescribed qualifications or experience
(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 under the supervision of, a person who has prescribed qualifications or experience, and
(b)  the person does not have the prescribed qualifications or experience or the work is not carried out under the supervision of a person who has the prescribed qualifications or experience.
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 under the supervision of, a person who has prescribed qualifications or experience, and
(b)  the worker does not have the prescribed qualifications or experience or the work is not carried out under the supervision of a person who has the prescribed qualifications or experience.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of an individual—$20,000, or
(b)  in the case of a body corporate—$100,000.