Alert: Notifications and correspondence during COVID-19 restrictions
We are operating at reduced capacity due to the COVID 19 Alert Level Two requirements. Find out more about how to correspond and notify us during this time.
You might also hear from us as we proactively call businesses about how they're operating safely during Alert Level Two.
Mining specific guidance on electricity, ventilation, fire and explosion and hazard management in mines.Read more
Certificates of Competence and Continuing Professional Development
The New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners advises WorkSafe's Board on the health and safety competency requirements for workers in the extractives industry – a key recommendation of the Royal Commission on the Pike River Tragedy.Read more
Industry guidance and position statements
Industry guidance, including approved codes of practice and WorkSafe position statementsRead more
Mining, quarrying and tunnelling notifications
Forms to notify WorkSafe about high risk activities, mining and tunnelling operations, and quarry and alluvial mine operationsRead more
Learn more about which mining operations are covered by health and safety regulationsRead more