Applying for an Underground Supervisor's Certificate of Competency

There will be transitional provisions allowing the current certificated statutory position holders to continue functioning.

The information below has been left for historical compliance reference purposes



For updated information relating to certificates of competency see Statutory positions

On 31 March 2022, the Work Health and Safety (WHS) laws replaced the health and safety elements of the Mines Safety and Inspection laws. For information visit

Transitional arrangements may be in place for the compliance requirements on this page.

All health and safety notifications, forms and guidance for mining and petroleum has moved to the WorkSafe website


For enquiries please contact the Executive Officer to the Board of Examiners

Ph: (08) 9358 8014
Fax: (08) 9358 8000