Consultation: Minimum requirements for complying with the employer duty

Understanding the minimum requirements for employee consultation to comply with occupational health and safety (OHS) laws.
Last updated

Sep 2017

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PDF, 154.03 kB

Document length

2 pages

What it contains

This document outlines what employers need to do as a minimum to comply with OHS laws for consultation with employees about workplace health and safety.

The document explains:

  • who must be consulted
  • how to consult
  • which issues require consultation, including how to consult with employees affected by these issues
  • which procedures to use for consultation