How to Apply
How to Apply
The Registry and general enquiries counter is located on the 17th Floor, 111 St George's Terrace Perth.
For a map see Office Location.
Tel: 08 9420 4444
Fax: 08 9420 4500
From outside Perth Metropolitan (FREECALL)
Tel: 1800 624 263
Fax: 1800 804 987
Opening hours for the filing of applications and documents are:
8:30am to 4:30pm
The Registry & Records staff provide information on Commission procedures, accept document lodgements, process those documents, and maintain the records of the Commission and the Department.
Applications may also be made and documents may be lodged by either fax or electronically via the Commission's website www.wairc.wa.gov.au.
In addition, the Registry maintains the Commission's records and court record services for both the Commission and Industrial Magistrate's Court. See below for information on purchasing copies of transcript and other file extracts.
The procedures of the Commission are governed by the Industrial Relations Act 1979 and the Industrial Relations Commission Regulations 2005. Registry staff can provide procedural advice but are not able to provide advice on the merits of an application. Parties should seek independent advice where that advice is needed from their Union, Employer organisation, an Industrial Advocate or Lawyer.
Copies of application forms are available to download.
Matters before the Commission, Appeals to the Full Bench, Industrial Appeal Court & Organisation Matters
For all enquiries regarding appeals and other applications before the Full Bench; contact us or use our Feedback & Inquiry Form.
You may find the Notes for Self - Represented Parties - Appearances before the Full Bench and the President useful.
Fees and Charges
A schedule of current fees and charges including GST as at 31 May 2004 is also available.
- Interlocutory Applications and Applications for Stays
- Time Limits - Written and Oral Submissions
- Notes for Self-Represented Parties - Appearances before the Full Bench and the President
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)
- Reclassification Appeals - Practice Directions
For your convenience we have an online transcript order form available for requesting and obtaining copies of transcripts and file extracts.
Please refer to the Notes for Ordering Transcript and File Extracts prior to submitting an order.