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WorkCover WA is the government agency responsible for regulating and administrating the workers’ compensation scheme in Western Australia under the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981.

The scheme ensures workers who suffer a work-related injury or illness are compensated for lost earnings, medical expenses, and other associated costs, and assists injured workers to achieve a safe and sustained return to work.

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11 May

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan – 2022-2027

WorkCover WA’s commitment to ensure the Agency’s workplace and services provided are accessible and inclusive to all Western Australians has been realised in the recent development of the Disabili... Read More »

29 Apr

Customer Service Update

With the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, WorkCover WA is pleased to announce the resumption of face-to-face engagement with external stakeholders. This includes accepting stakeholders at its premises... Read More »

12 Apr

Workers Compensation and Injury Management Bill 2021 (Consultation Draft) – Submissions now online

The Workers Compensation and Injury Management Bill 2021 (Consultation Draft) was released for public consultation on 11 August 2021 and the period for public submissions has closed. A total of 86 sub... Read More »


WorkCover WA Conference 2022 – EVENT POSTPONED

EVENT POSTPONED – Learn More.   The next WorkCover WA Conference will be held on 25 May 2022 at Optus Stadium, Perth. The Conference is a one-day contemporary event and will celebrate ’40 years of WorkCover WA’. Speakers and topics will complement the theme ‘reflecting on the past, focussing on...Read More »
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18 May

In light of National Volunteer Week (16-22 May 2022), it’s a timely reminder to note that a volunteer does not fall under the definition of a worker under the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981. If you’re a volunteer or looking to volunteer in the future, have a chat with the organisation or business you are wanting to volunteer with to find out if they have a suitable insurance policy which will cover you in the event of an injury. For more information, call WorkCover WA’s Advice and Assistance line on 1300 794 744. ... See MoreSee Less
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17 May

🖤 🤎 ❤️ 🧡 💛 💚 💙 💜 Happy #IDAHOBIT! International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia & Transphobia celebrates LGBTI+ people and raises awareness for the work still needed to combat discrimination.WorkCover WA is a diverse and inclusive organisation and is committed to actively empowering all staff regardless of their background, gender, ability, ethnicity, age, or sexual orientation. If you want to learn more about IDAHOBIT, visit🖤 🤎 ❤️ 🧡 💛 💚 💙 💜 ... See MoreSee Less
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10 May

In support of National Volunteer Week, members of WorkCover WA’s Youth Group volunteered with Foodbank WA to provide food to Western Australians experiencing hunger. The team prepared and cooked over 2,500 meals and proudly raised $1250 to support the most vulnerable members of our community. #NVW2022 #bettertogether ... See MoreSee Less
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3 May

As a values-based agency, WorkCover WA was delighted to welcome special guest, Nyungar elder Len Collard and his wife Lisa, to discuss respect for each other, the importance of the acknowledgement of country and how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia. 🖤💛❤️A big thank you to Len and Lisa for joining us today! We look forward to seeing you again. #NRW2022 #BeBraveMakeChange #ReconciliationAustralia ... See MoreSee Less
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25 Apr

WorkCover WA remembers and commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations, and acknowledges the contribution and suffering of all those who have served. This year, WorkCover WA has developed and released a video to acknowledge and recognise the contribution of all who have served, both past and present, including those who now work at our Agency.🎥 #anzacday #lestweforget ... See MoreSee Less
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WorkCover WA events

Find out about upcoming events including webinars and training.

Conversation Series

A series of videos exploring key messages of the Insurer and Self-insurer Principles and Standards.

NEW! Annual Report 2020/21

Learn more about WorkCover WA, our priorities and activities during the past financial year.

Brokers training program

Learn more about the scheme through our online learning program for brokers.

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