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Hazardous Substances Regulations
What is the law?
Learn about the Act and Regulations that inform how we regulate hazardous substances.Read more
Read about the transitional arrangements for existing approvals and test certificates.Read more
Role of EPA and WorkSafe
Read about what different roles EPA and WorkSafe have under the law.Read more
Consultation: Minor amendments to the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) are proposing a number of minor amendments to the regulations. For more information about the consultation and how to make a submission, visit the MBIE website.Read more