Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

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57 Requirement to keep records


A PCBU must keep a record of each notifiable event for at least 5 years from the date on which notice of the event is given to the regulator under section 56.


A record kept under subsection (1) must contain the particulars prescribed by regulations (if any).


A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—


for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $5,000:


for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $25,000.

Compare: Model Work Health and Safety Act (Aust) s 38(7)