Lead-risk work: Notification of work

What it is and how to notify WorkSafe.


About the notification

You must notify WorkSafe if your worker is involved in a lead process where the blood lead level of the employee is reasonably likely to exceed:

  • 0.97 micromoles/litre (20 micrograms/decilitre)
  • 0.24 micromoles/litre (5 micrograms/decilitre) for a woman of reproductive capacity

You must notify WorkSafe within seven days of identification of the lead-risk work.

Where to send the form

WorkSafe Occupational Hygiene Unit
GPO Box 4306
Melbourne VIC 3000