VICTORIAN REGULATORS

WHS Regulators

WHS requirements for mining are regulated through Chapter 5 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2007. More information about Victoria’s WHS regulatory framework for mining is available at WorkSafe Victoria.

WorkSafe Victoria's responsibilities include:

  • help avoid workplace injuries occurring
  • enforce Victoria's occupational health and safety laws
  • provide reasonably priced workplace injury insurance for employers
  • help injured workers back into the workforce
  • manage the workers' compensation scheme by ensuring the prompt delivery of appropriate services and adopting prudent financial practices.


Contact details

info@worksafe.vic.gov.au
1800 136 089 or (03) 9641 1444


Electricity Regulators

Clean Energy Regulator

Regulator for clean energy and renewable energy (electricity).

Contact details
enquiries@cleanenergyregulator.gov.au
1300 553 542


Energy Safe Victoria

In Victoria, regulations covering electrical equipment safety and efficiency are administered by Energy Safe Victoria (ESV). The key functions of ESV include:

  • overseeing the design, construction and maintenance of electricity, gas and pipeline networks
  • licensing and registering electricians, and
  • issuing and auditing Certificates of Electrical Safety.


Contact details

info@energysafe.vic.gov.au (general) or licensing@energysafe.vic.gov.au (licensing)
1800 800 158 (general) or 1800 815 721 (licensing)