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2017/18 Recommended Premium Rates

WorkCover WA Acting Chief Executive Officer Mr Chris White today made a media statement announcing a 3.2 per cent increase in the 2017/18 recommended premium rates for compulsory workers’ compensation insurance in Western Australia.

The average recommended premium rate for 2017/18 will be 1.525 per cent of total wages (up from the previous year’s 1.478 per cent).

The recommended premium rates were published today in a Special Government Gazette and will come into effect from 4pm on 30 June 2017.

The full schedule of recommended premium rates and a copy of the accompanying actuarial report are available via the Rates, Fees & Payments page on the WorkCover WA website.

Page last updated: 4 April 2017 at 3:13 pm