Workers Accommodation Act 1952 - Queensland


To provide a minimum standard of accommodation for workers in selected industries.

The Act prescribes the criteria for the provision of accommodation by employers to workers in sawmills, sugar mills, sugar farms, meat works and civil construction.

It also sets out the obligations of workers with respect to the accommodation provided.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

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

Additional Information

Reference Workers Accommodation Act 1952; S5 & 12


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Administering agency

Queensland Treasury

Private Sector Industrial Relations

Industrial Relations Services

Contact details

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Information Services

Phone: 07 3225 2299
Website: Department of Justice and Attorney-General (Opens in new window)