Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission

Acts & Regulations icon Awards & Agreements icon Decisions icon General Orders icon

Welcome to the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission 

 We are an independent quasi-judicial tribunal established under the Industrial Relations Act 1979 to deal with industrial matters in the State of Western Australia by conciliation or, if necessary, arbitration. Our main objectives are to prevent and settle industrial disputes.

The WAIRC will deal with an application providing it has the jurisdiction or power to do so.   Click here for more information about who can apply to the WAIRC.

Latest News

Reinstatement requires consideration of viability of relationship Friday, 14 July 2017 The Full Bench upheld an appeal by the Public Transport Authority (PTA) against a decision of the Commission to reinstate a Transit Officer, who was dismissed following an incident where the officer sprayed a member of the public with oleoresin... More detail
Testing, inspection and ancillary maintenance is not construction work Friday, 14 July 2017 The Commission held that an employee was not entitled to be registered with MyLeave under the Construction Industry Portable Paid Long Service Leave Act 1985 because the work he performed fell within the exception to the definition of work in... More detail
Tribunal upholds application to review a decision to deregister plant design Thursday, 06 July 2017 The Occupational Safety and Health Tribunal upheld an application to review a decision by WorkSafe to deregister the design for two waste heat recovery units installed at Fiona Stanley Hospital. The Units recover heat from exhaust gases of natural... More detail

Contact Us

Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission
17th Floor
111 St Georges Terrace

Phone : (08) 9420 4444
Facsimile : (08) 9420 4500
Free Call : 1800 624 263

Free Fax :1800 804 987

Email : mail reg


You are here: Home