Workplace relations agencies

Information about pay and conditions in the national Fair Work system is available at the Fair Work Ombudsman website at http://www.fairwork.gov.au or via the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94.

If you’re covered by the Western Australian workplace relations system (for example, if your business is not incorporated), see the Department of Commerce website at http://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/LabourRelations or phone 1300 655 266.

WHS & workers compensation agencies

Each state and territory agency is responsible for promoting and enforcing workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety (WHS) legislation.

State Name Phone Website
National Safe Work Australia (02) 6121 5317 http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au
ACT WorkSafe ACT (02) 6205 0200 http://www.worksafety.act.gov.au
NSW WorkCover NSW (02) 4321 5000 http://www.workcover.nsw.gov.au
NT NT WorkSafe 1800 019 115 http://www.worksafe.nt.gov.au
QLD Workplace   Health and Safety Queensland 1300 369 915 http://www.whs.qld.gov.au
  WorkCover Queensland 1300 362 128 http://www.workcoverqld.com.au
SA WorkCover SA 13 18 55 http://www.workcover.com
  Safework SA 1300 365 255 http://www.safework.sa.gov.au
TAS Workplace Standards   Tasmania 1300 366 322 http://www.wst.tas.gov.au
VIC WorkSafe Victoria (03) 9641 1555 http://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au
WA WorkSafe 1300 307 877 http://www.safetyline.wa.gov.au
  WorkCover WA (08) 9388 5555 http://www.workcover.wa.gov.au