Compliance Mechanisms and Penalties:
Industrial inspectors authorised under the Act have powers to monitor compliance, investigate suspected offences and bring prosecutions before an Industrial Magistrate. Fines are imposed on conviction.
The Industrial Commission may issue an injunction to enforce compliance with a previous order or to restrain a breach or continuation of a breach of an order.
Failure to comply may lead to prosecution in the Industrial Court.
Review or Appeal Mechanisms:
An appeal against a decision by an Industrial Magistrate may be made to the Industrial Court.
An appeal against a decision of the Industrial Court, following prosecution for contravening or failing to comply with an injunction order, may be made to the Court of Appeal.