Search the WorkSafe document library for printable checklists, codes of practice, forms, guides, industry standards and useful information for workers and employers.
Please note: The new Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations) started on 18 June 2017. Documents from before this date do not align to the OHS Regulations 2017, but you can continue to use them as a source of practical, non-statutory guidance. Some are under review and will be updated.
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Number of documents: 1677
PDF File, 364.8 KB | Asset ID: 212039
WorkSafe's allied health independent medical examinations fee schedule for 2017.
PDF File, 194.3 KB | Asset ID: 208087
Application form for Allied health practitioners seeking approval as independent medical examiners
MS Excel Document, 45.4 KB | Asset ID: 207832
A calculator to assist independent impairment assessors and impairment benefit specialists combine impairment percentages.
PDF File, 46.9 KB | Asset ID: 210229
Information on providing adequate amenities for housing construction sites to ensure health, safety and welfare of employees and others on site. This guide will assist builders, contractors and workers and applies to the construction, renovation and extension of houses.
PDF File, 38.5 KB | Asset ID: 208393
Amputee mobility predictor assessment tool
PDF File, 78.2 KB | Asset ID: 210501
Dangerous goods driver licence application form. Should be completed if applying for a dangerous goods driver licence for the first time, and lodged at a participating Australia Post outlet.
PDF File, 742.5 KB | Asset ID: 208269
A licence application form to manufacture, store, sell and import explosives at your factory under the Dangerous Goods Regulations 2011.
PDF File, 148.4 KB | Asset ID: 208270
A licence application form to access high consequence dangerous goods.
PDF File, 225.6 KB | Asset ID: 211864
An application form to apply for a licence to use carcinogenic substances in a laboratory or industrial environment.
PDF File, 391.6 KB | Asset ID: 211872
An application form for licence to operate as an asbestos removalist.
PDF File, 404.5 KB | Asset ID: 208273
An application form for a vehicle licence to transport dangerous goods.
PDF File, 130.6 KB | Asset ID: 210656
Advice to help you understand the process of filling out an application for a WorkCover insurance policy.
PDF File, 68.6 KB | Asset ID: 207876
A form to apply for a WorkSafe insurance policy.
PDF File, 215.2 KB | Asset ID: 211861
An application form for an exemption under the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations).
PDF File, 199.8 KB | Asset ID: 208267
A sample application form for an explosives licence. This licence is only available in hard copy format.
PDF File, 538.7 KB | Asset ID: 208268
An application form for an explosives vehicle licence or a licence to transport explosives by rail.
PDF File, 74.6 KB | Asset ID: 210508
Information on how to become a self-insurer who has the authority approve certain criteria of an organization. Self-insurers are an integral part of the work scheme and their special status is derived from the Accident Compensation Act 1985.
MS Word Document, 650.5 KB | Asset ID: 210509
Guidelines on an application for approval as a workplace rehabilitation provider.
PDF File, 111.3 KB | Asset ID: 210510
This form complies with the Dangerous Goods Act 1985 and the Dangerous Goods - Transport by Road or Rail - Regulations 2008.
PDF File, 293.5 KB | Asset ID: 214431
A form for organisations wishing to apply for approval as an occupational rehabilitation provider in Victoria.
Application for authorisation of a registered training organisation (RTO) to assess classes of high risk work
PDF File, 129.3 KB | Asset ID: 215155
A form for a registered training organisation (RTO) to apply for authorisation to assess classes of high risk work.
Application for authorisation of a registered training organisation (RTO) to assess classes of high risk work - transition
PDF File, 143.5 KB | Asset ID: 215154
A form for a registered training organisation (RTO) to apply for authorisation to assess classes of high risk work under the new system. On 1 July 2017, WorkSafe implemented a new system of Authorisation. The transition period ends on 30 June 2018.
PDF File, 301.7 KB | Asset ID: 210511
Authorisation of an explosive or unauthorised explosive approval application form. This form complies with the Dangerous Goods - Explosives - Regulations 2011
PDF File, 238.8 KB | Asset ID: 215159
A form for an individual to apply for authorisation to assess classes of high risk work.
PDF File, 188.4 KB | Asset ID: 214172
An application form for a change of personal details (natural person).
MS Word Document, 74.5 KB | Asset ID: 207972
An employment application for external applicants.
PDF File, 38.4 KB | Asset ID: 209201
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PDF File, 32.3 KB | Asset ID: 210514
Application for a homogenous workplace form. You must provide workplace information before a determination of a homogeneous workplace can be decided by WorkSafe Victoria.
PDF File, 298.2 KB | Asset ID: 214690
A form for providers of disability services to register with the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and WorkSafe to provide Disability Services to clients and injured workers under the Victorian transport accident and workers compensation schemes.
PDF File, 271.8 KB | Asset ID: 205786
Application for registration to provide services to workers.
PDF File, 105.4 KB | Asset ID: 208283
A form to apply for a replacement explosives licence if it is lost, stolen or destroyed.
PDF File, 112.9 KB | Asset ID: 208284
A form to consent to a national police check or ASIO security assessment.
PDF File, 208.1 KB | Asset ID: 211310
Information about applying for an exemption under the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations).
PDF File, 969.2 KB | Asset ID: 209821
Details on WorkSafe's position on how it will administer the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 in relation to the operation of section 100(1)(c).
PDF File, 310.0 KB | Asset ID: 208296
A form to add an additional workplace to your existing WorkSafe insurance policy.
PDF File, 103.8 KB | Asset ID: 210178
Tank designs for transporting dangerous goods: advice on safety and regulatory requirements to obtain an approval for a tank design.
Approval of explosives berths, notification of construction of protected works, and compatibility group L explosives handling advice
PDF File, 122.3 KB | Asset ID: 210303
Advice on applications made for an explosives berth, notification of construction of protected works and compatibility group L explosives handling.
PDF File, 47.2 KB | Asset ID: 207831
Approval of the manner for determining the percentage of diminution of hearing under sections 91(4), 98(2AB) and 98E(3) of the Accident Compensation Act 1985.
PDF File, 63.9 KB | Asset ID: 210179
Information on the risks involved in the manufacturing, storage, transport, disposal and importing of explosives. You need to be a licensed pyrotechnician to discharge fireworks in Victoria.
PDF File, 157.4 KB | Asset ID: 210665
Advice for small business owners on to stop being targeted for robberies when transferring cash to the bank.
PDF File, 161.3 KB | Asset ID: 211863
An application form for nominating an additional site supervisor in relation to licensed asbestos removal.
PDF File, 397.2 KB | Asset ID: 211348
A guide for employers and workers in the automotive repair industry to avoid the risk of exposure to asbestos dust.
PDF File, 1.4 MB | Asset ID: 211350
A handbook that provides information about asbestos. It explains what it is, where it can be found in workplaces and the health risks for people exposed to airborne asbestos dust. It also outlines who has legal duties in workplaces and their main duties.
PDF File, 175.6 KB | Asset ID: 211347
A guide to hekp contractors (and others) engaged or responsible for removing or replacing (including rehabilitating) asbestos-cement pipe.
PDF File, 373.2 KB | Asset ID: 211349
A guide for any person (including employers, removalists and commercial contractors) inspecting, removing, transporting and disposing of asbestos contaminated soil.
PDF File, 20.3 KB | Asset ID: 207720
A dangerous goods order prohibiting the removal of certain asbestos at workplaces.
PDF File, 288.0 KB | Asset ID: 211194
Information about the risks and requirements of working with or removing asbestos, and where to get further advice.
PDF File, 222.6 KB | Asset ID: 211366
A worksheet to be used when documenting activities involved with assessing and planning controls for hazardous manual handling tasks in the workplace.
Assessment of host employer's system for managing OHS: Safety management systems guide for labour hire agencies
MS Word Document, 117.5 KB | Asset ID: 215669
A form for labour-hire agencies to use when identifying the effectiveness of the health and safety management procedures of host employers.
PDF File, 497.7 KB | Asset ID: 211351
Details to eliminate or reduce the risk of injury from assisting people in wheelchairs which can cause musculoskeletal injuries.