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Contents (2011 - 37)
Workers Compensation Regulation 2010
Repealed version for 30 June 2016 to 31 August 2016 (accessed 22 November 2017 at 18:18)
Part 10 Clause 60
60   Liability for subcontractor premiums—exemption for farming operations
(1)  Any work carried out before 1 July 2004 under a contract for the carrying out of work on a farm on which a farmer engages in a farming operation is exempt from the operation of section 175B of the 1987 Act if the farmer is the principal contractor and the work is an aspect of the work of the farming operation (and is not an aspect of the work of any other business undertaking of the farmer).
(2)  In this clause:
farmer means a person who is engaged in a farming operation and includes a person who owns land cultivated under a share-farming agreement.
farming operation means a farming (including dairy farming, poultry farming, bee farming and aquaculture), pastoral, horticultural or grazing operation.