Memorandum of Understanding: Essential Services Commission and WorkSafe Victoria

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Essential Services Commission and the Victorian WorkCover Authority (WorkSafe Victoria).
Last updated

May 2013

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File Type and Size

PDF, 2.92 MB

Document Length

8 Pages

What it contains

This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) seeks to:

  • ensure that the regulatory and decision-making processes of the parties in relation to regulated industries are closely integrated and better informed
  • avoid overlap or conflict between the regulatory schemes (either existing or proposed) affecting regulated industries
  • provide for sharing of information between parties in the context of their respective roles in relation to regulated industries
  • promote the adoption of a best practice approach to regulation
  • assist in ensuring that the Commission is in a position to have regard to relevant occupational health and safety legislation and regulatory practice in its decision-making in relation to regulated industries