What it contains

To obtain a licence for a major hazard facility (MHF) from WorkSafe Victoria, new operators or those expanding an existing facility to a MHF are responsible for developing a Safety Case. This guide explains:

  • how to develop a Safety Case to operate an MHF
  • when to notify WorkSafe Victoria about plans for the MHF
  • how we assess a Safety Case to grant a licence
  • a compliance checklist to prepare to operate an MHF