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SLI 2014 No. 96 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011 to prescribe fees in relation to high risk work licences and extend the transitional period for obtaining a high risk work licence for the operation of a reach stacker.
Administered by: Employment
Made 26 Jun 2014
Registered 27 Jun 2014
Tabled HR 08 Jul 2014
Tabled Senate 07 Jul 2014
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2014
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Table of contents.

 

Work Health and Safety Amendment (Licences) Regulation 2014

 

Select Legislative Instrument No. 96, 2014

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation.

Dated 26 June 2014

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Eric Abetz

Minister for Employment

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name of regulation.............................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Authority............................................................................................. 1

4............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                2

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011                                                            2

 


1  Name of regulation

                   This regulation is the Work Health and Safety Amendment (Licences) Regulation 2014.

2  Commencement

                   This regulation commences on 1 July 2014.

3  Authority

                   This regulation is made under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011.

4  Schedule(s)

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011

1  Regulation 727

Repeal the regulation, substitute:

727  Licence to carry out high risk work—reach stacker

                   Before 1 January 2016, a person who carries out high risk work with a reach stacker meets the duties imposed on the person under regulation 81 if the person holds:

                     (a)  a non‑slewing mobile crane licence; or

                     (b)  a licence for high risk work with a slewing mobile crane (regardless of the crane capacity to which the licence relates); or

                     (c)  a licence granted under a corresponding WHS law that is equivalent to a licence mentioned in paragraph (a) or (b).

2  Schedule 2 (table 2.1, after item 2.1)

Insert:

 

2.1A

Regulation 87

Application for high risk work licence

$65

On application for licence

2.1B

Regulation 98

Application for replacement licence document

$30

On application for replacement document

2.1C

Regulation 101

Application for renewal of high risk work licence

$30

On application for renewal