Guide to right of entry by authorised representatives

About the right of authorised representatives of registered employee organisations (ARREOs) to enter workplaces following suspected breaches of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004.
Last updated

Jun 2005

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File type and size

PDF, 323.43 kB

Document length

20 pages

What it contains

This guidance covers:

  • the purpose and legal framework for right of entry
  • who can be an ARREO and how
  • entry to the workplace
  • powers on entry
  • offences and sanctions