Legislation


A list of legislation that is referred to on this website and in the labour hire legislation follows.  

This list is not exhaustive, and depending on your circumstances other legislation not listed here may be relevant.

If you have any questions about your legal position or obligations, you should seek legal advice.

Victorian legislation

You can access current versions of Victorian legislation at the Victorian Legislation and Parliamentary Documents website. You can navigate to the relevant act or subordinate legislation (such as regulations) by clicking  ‘Victorian Law Today’, selecting ‘Acts’ or ‘Statutory Rules’ and searching by name or by browsing the list of acts or subordinate legislation by letter.

  • Labour Hire Licensing Act 2018
    • Labour Hire Licensing Regulations 2018
  • Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012
  • Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006
  • Child Employment Act 2003
  • Construction Industry Long Service Leave Act 1997
  • Education and Training Reform Act 2006
  • Equal Opportunity Act 2010
  • Freedom of Information Act 1982
  • Local Government Act 1989
  • Long Service Leave Act 2018
  • Magistrates’ Court Act 1989
  • Mutual Recognition (Victoria) Act 1998
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004
  • Outworkers (Improved Protection) Act 2003
  • Owner Drivers and Forestry Contractors Act 2005
  • Partnership Act 1958
  • Payroll Tax Act 2007
  • Residential Tenancies Act 1997
  • Rooming House Operators Act 2016
  • Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998
  • Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2013

Commonwealth legislation

You can access current versions of Commonwealth legislation at the Federal Register of Legislationwebsite. You can navigate to the relevant act or subordinate legislation (such as regulations) by clicking  ‘Acts in force’ or ‘Legislative instruments in force’ and searching by name or by browsing the list of acts or subordinate legislation by letter.

  • Corporations Act 2001
  • Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009
  • Fair Work Act 2009
  • Independent Contractors Act 2006
  • Migration Act 1958
  • Mutual Recognition Act 1992
  • Privacy Act 1988
  • Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988
  • Statutory Declarations Act 1959
    • Statutory Declarations Regulations 2018
  • Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992
  • Taxation Administration Act 1953