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Particular hazardous work (Notifiable works)

Provide 24 hours notice of work that is particularly hazardous. 

Notification of particular hazardous work

The Health and Safety in Employment Regulations 1995 require employers as well as the person who controls a place of work to provide at least 24 hours notice to WorkSafe New Zealand of particularly hazardous work as defined below. Notifications of hazardous work assist WorkSafe NZ's workplace health and safety services to plan workplace visits to promote the prevention of harm to all persons at, or in the vicinity of, a place of work. 

 

Option 1 | Notify online

Complete the online notification form

 

Option 2 | Complete and return a paper form

 

The Health and Safety in Employment Regulations 1995 require an employer as well as the person who controls a place of work to notify WorkSafe NZ of certain work that is more than usually dangerous before it is started.

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