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


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.


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


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


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

Compare: 1992 No 96 s 13A