Lead Risk Work Notification - New South Wales


You will need to notify the Agency if you intend to conduct work deemed to be lead risk work.

Lead risk work is found in various industries, including:

  • shipbuilding
  • manufacturing
  • demolition.

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


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


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


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You do not need to pay any fees.


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Application process


The notification of lead risk work must be submitted at least seven days before lead work begins.

Administering agency

Department of Customer Service

SafeWork NSW

Contact details

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