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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 30 January 2020 at 08:46)
20 Removal of health and safety representatives
(1) For the purposes of section 64(2)(d) of the Act, the majority of the members of a work group may remove a health and safety representative for the work group if the members sign a written declaration that the health and safety representative should no longer represent the work group.(2) A member of the work group nominated by the members who signed the declaration must, as soon as practicable—(a) inform the following persons of the removal of the health and safety representative—(i) the health and safety representative who has been removed,(ii) each person conducting a business or undertaking in which a worker in the work group works, and(b) take all reasonable steps to inform all members of the work group of the removal.(3) The removal of the health and safety representative takes effect when the persons referred to in subclause (2)(a) and the majority of members of the work group have been informed of the removal.