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Contents (2011 - 10)
Work Health and Safety Act 2011 No 10
Current version for 21 March 2018 to date (accessed 19 July 2018 at 21:27)
170   Places used for residential purposes
Despite anything else in this Division, the powers of an inspector under this Division in relation to entering a place are not exercisable in relation to any part of a place that is used only for residential purposes except:
(a)  with the consent of the person with management or control of the place, or
(b)  under the authority conferred by a search warrant, or
(c)  for the purpose only of gaining access to a suspected workplace, but only:
(i)  if the inspector reasonably believes that no reasonable alternative access is available, and
(ii)  at a reasonable time having regard to the times at which the inspector believes work is being carried out at the place to which access is sought.