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30 Jun

Insurer and Self-Insurer Principles and Standards of Practice

WorkCover WA CEO, Chris White released the Insurer and Self-insurer Principles and Standards of Practice on 1 July 2020. Together the Principles and Standards provide a cohesive set of service expecta... Read More »

24 Jun

COVID-19 Response Bill 2020

The Hon. Bill Johnston MLA, Minister for Industrial Relations, introduced a Bill into Parliament on 24 June 2020 that amends the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981. The Workers’ ... Read More »

19 Jun

CAS Service Update – COVID-19 Bulletin

Settlements The Director Conciliation has issued an Updated Notice regarding electronic lodgement of Memoranda of Agreement (MOA) and section 92(f) Deeds (Deeds). The Notice permits parties to submit ... Read More »


Welcome to WorkCover WA Seminar

The Welcome to WorkCover WA Seminar is an event hosted by WorkCover WA based on stakeholder demand. It provides an introduction to the workers’ compensation scheme in WA and all interested parties are welcome to attend. Topics include: How the scheme operates Legislation and premium rates Claims process and statistics...Read More »
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15 Jul

WorkCover WA’s online chat service is available Monday to Friday during business hours through the WorkCover WA website. Our Communications & Education team operate this service and are happy to chat with you to answer any questions you have about workers’ compensation. ... See MoreSee Less

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7 Jul

If you are injured at work and are taken to hospital, you must obtain a Workers’ Compensation First Certificate of Capacity from the hospital if you intend to lodge a workers’ compensation claim. ... See MoreSee Less

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23 Jun

WorkCover WA released a news article on 4 May 2020 clarifying the treatment of the Commonwealth Government’s JobKeeper subsidy in relation to wage declarations made in the WA workers’ compensation scheme.

The article addresses the employer’s declaration of wages for workers receiving these payments and how JobKeeper is a top-up or subsidy payment and not a payment for work done.

The article can be found here:
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