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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 14 December 2019 at 00:47)
18   Procedures for election of health and safety representatives
(1)  This clause sets out minimum procedural requirements for the election of a health and safety representative for a work group for the purposes of section 61(2) of the Act.
(2)  The person conducting the election must take all reasonable steps to ensure that the following procedures are complied with—
(a)  each person conducting a business or undertaking in which a worker in the work group works is informed of the date on which the election is to be held as soon as practicable after the date is determined,
(b)  all workers in the work group are given an opportunity to—
(i)  nominate for the position of health and safety representative, and
(ii)  vote in the election,
(c)  all workers in the work group and all relevant persons conducting a business or undertaking are informed of the outcome of the election.