National Code of Practice for the Control of Workplace Hazardous Substances - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to use or produce hazardous substances at a workplace.

This code provides a practical guide on how to comply with the code to minimise the risk of disease and injury due to exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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