Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission

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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

Number of Safety and Health Representatives depends on circumstances of workplace Thursday, 11 October 2018 The Occupational Safety and Health Tribunal has decided on the number of Safety and Health Representatives (SHRs) and the manner of electing such representatives for a bus depot that services primarily CAT buses. Senior Commissioner Kenner... More detail
Delegated supportive tasks do not necessarily amount to a change in work value Wednesday, 03 October 2018 The Public Service Arbitrator has dismissed a reclassification application filed by four ECG Recordists Cardiology G-2 at Royal Perth Hospital. The applicants claimed that the review position had, since 2002, assumed the additional duties of... More detail
Various defunct industrial agreements cancelled Thursday, 27 September 2018 Following an investigation by the Registrar, the Commission has concluded that the following industrial agreements were defunct and has cancelled them pursuant to s 47 of the Industrial Relations Act 1979:  K Mart Armadale Rostering Agreement... 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


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