Publications and legislation

The Commission produces a number of publications, which can be found below.

Annual reports 

Annual Reports of the Chief Commissioner of The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission are available now. 

Please note that the reports are in PDF format.

Annual Reports of the Chief Commissioner of The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2019 - 30 June 2020
Publication of this report on 8th October 2020 authorised by Chief Commissioner Scott

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2018 - 30 June 2019
Publication of this report on 19 September 2019 authorised by Chief Commissioner Scott

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2017 - 30 June 2018
Publication of this report on 11 October 2018 authorised by Chief Commissioner Scott

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2016 - 30 June 2017
Publication of this report on 12th October 2017 authorised by Chief Commissioner Scott

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2015 - 30 June 2016
Publication of this report on 27th September 2016 authorised by Chief Commissioner Scott

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2014 - 30 June 2015
Publication of this report on 12 October 2015 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2013 - 30 June 2014
Publication of this report on 1 October 2014 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2012 - 30 June 2013
Publication of this report on 1 October 2013 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2011 - 30 June 2012
Publication of this report on 26 September 2012 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2010 - 30 June 2011
Publication of this report on 22 September 2011 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2009 - 30 June 2010
Publication of this report on 28 September 2010 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2008 - 30 June 2009
Publication of this report on 20 October 2009 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner’s Report 1 July 2007 – 30 June 2008
Publication of this report on 18 November 2008 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner’s Report 1 July 2006 – 30 June 2007
Publication of this report on 5 October 2007 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2005 - 30 June 2006
Publication of this report on 4 October 2006 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2004 - 30 June 2005
Publication of this report on 20 October 2005 authorised by Chief Commissioner Beech

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2003 - 30 June 2004
Publication of this report on 27 October 2004 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2002 - 30 June 2003
Publication of this report on 21 October 2003 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2001 - 30 June 2002
Publication of this report on 19 November 2002 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 2000 - 30 June 2001
Publication of this report 2001 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 1999 - 30 June 2000
Publication of this report 2000 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Chief Commissioner's Report 1 July 1998 - 30 June 1999
Publication of this report 1999 authorised by Chief Commissioner Coleman

Transcripts

  • Copies of documents and transcripts can be requested by contacting the Commission's Registry. The associated costs are detailed below.

  • Requested documents and transcripts can be collected from the Commission’s Registry, emailed or posted once payment has been received in full. We accept payment by cash, cheque or credit card. Credit card payments may be received over the phone by calling (08) 9420 4444.

  • Some files are available for viewing. Requests to book viewing times can be made by contacting the Commission’s Registry.

  • If you require further information, please refer to Practice Note No 2 of 2019 - Inspection and Search of Commission Records or contact the Commission's Registry

Costs

Transcript Cost
Commission $3.30 per page
Industrial Magistrates Court

$4.40 for the first page

$1.10 for every subsequent page

 

Due diligence

Due diligence searches are conducted to determine whether a company or individual has lodged or been involved with previous applications within the Commission. Results of a search will also generate any previous claims within the Industrial Magistrates Court.

All due diligence requests must be in writing and addressed to The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission. A request can be sent by email, posted or hand delivered to Registry. The requesting party is responsible for sending someone to the Commission to conduct the due diligence search. The Commission’s due diligence database contains information dating back to 1999.

Costs

Due Diligence Cost
Due diligence search $20 per named entity
Printing $0.22 per page

 

Legislation

This page provides external links to Acts and Regulations on the Western Australian Legislation website, hosted by the Parliamentary Counsel’s Office. These Acts and Regulations are relevant to the Commission and the Industrial Magistrates Court.