Overview of the safety case regime for a major hazard facility

Advice on the safety case regime to assist operators of major hazard facilities with developing a safety case.
Last updated

Dec 2019

Reading level

difficult

File Type and Size

PDF, 214.7 kB

Document Length

20 pages

What it contains

This guidance note advises operators of major hazard facilities (MHFs) on how to develop a Safety Case to obtain a licence for the facility. It outlines:

  • the purpose of a Safety Case
  • what’s involved in a Safety Case, including how it helps you to get an MHF licence
  • the roles of the operator, WorkSafe Victoria and others in the Safety Case process
  • a compliance checklist to develop a Safety Case