Western Australian Building and Construction Industry Code of Conduct 2016 - Western Australia


You may be required to comply with this Code if you are a building contractor and you are undertaking State building work. You must ensure that all subcontractors and building industry participants also follow this Code.

This Code ensures that:

  • the State of Western Australia employs building contractors who conduct themselves in a reputable, fair, safe and responsible manner
  • improves workplace relations
  • promotes safe practices
  • promotes fair subcontracting practices
  • establish a compliance framework
  • promotes a fair and efficient workplace
  • outlines the State's expectations of building contractors.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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.

Act(s) name

Building Act 2011 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Building and Construction Code Monitoring Unit

Building and Energy

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Phone: 1300 110 232
Email: bccmu@dmirs.wa.gov.au