Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2016

Part 5 Limited-attendance child-care centres

49 Duty to ensure workers at limited-attendance child-care centres are suitable

(1)

A PCBU who operates a limited-attendance child-care centre must ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, that every worker who is employed or engaged to care for children at the centre is suitable for that role.

(2)

A PCBU who contravenes this regulation commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—

(a)

for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $10,000:

(b)

for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $50,000.

Compare: 1992 No 96 s 13A