Where to get more information
Your insurer will usually be your first point of contact for further information relating to any aspect of your worker’s claim and recovery at work.
The State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA)
The State Insurance Regulatory Authority assumed the insurance regulation functions of WorkCover on 1 September 2015.
We our website for more information or phone 13 10 50
Workers Compensation Independent Review Office
Phone 13 94 76
This publication may contain information about the regulation of workers compensation in NSW. It may include some of your obligations under some of the legislation that the State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) administers. To ensure you comply with your legal obligations you must refer to the appropriate legislation. Information on the latest laws can be checked by visiting the NSW legislation website legislation.nsw.gov.au.
This publication does not represent a comprehensive statement of the law as it applies to particular problems or to individuals or as a substitute for legal advice. You should seek independent legal advice if you need assistance on the application of the law to your situation. This material may be displayed, printed and reproduced without amendment for personal, in-house or non-commercial use.
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State Insurance Regulatory Authority,
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1. Penalties apply if an employer does not take out workers compensation insurance.
2. Penalties may apply if you fail to do this.
3. Section 248 of the Workers Compensation Act 1987.