Lead Risk Work Notification - Australian Capital Territory


You must notify the agency within 7 days if you are a person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) and you:

  • determine that work to be conducted is lead risk work
  • are unsure whether the work is lead risk work.

Lead risk work means work carried out in a lead process that is likely to cause the blood lead level of a worker carrying out the work to exceed:

  • for a female of reproductive capacity - 5 micrograms per decilitre (0.24 micromoles per litre)
  • in other cases - 20 micrograms per decilitre (0.97 micromoles per litre).

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


Each notification is valid for the duration of the lead risk work


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Other resources

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.