WHITE CARD – STATE REQUIREMENTS

All White cards are mutually recognised in each state / territory of Australia. Some employers however, exercise thier right to enforce the use of a White Card from a reputable organisation.

 

If you are unsure which white card you should complete you can always discuss is with your employer or relevant work health and safety regulatory authority. The following table shows the relevant state requirements.

JURISDICTION

RELEVANT INFORMATION

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QUEENSLAND
If you live in QLD you will be issued a QLD WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The Queensland White card course (CPCCOHS1001A: Work safely in the construction industry) can only be completed by those students who have a Queensland residential address.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Queensland and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit the official Queensland Government Website.

NEW SOUTH WALES
If you live in NSW you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in New South Wales and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit the NSW Government WorkCover Fact Sheet.

VICTORIA
If you live in VIC you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Victoria and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit the Victorian WorkCover Authority.

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
If you live in SA you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in South Australia and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit SafeWork SA.

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
If you live in WA you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Western Australia and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit the official Western Australian Government Website.

TASMANIA
If you live in TAS you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Tasmania and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit Work Safe Tasmania.

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
If you live in ACT you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Australian Capital Territory and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit Work Safe ACT.

NORTHERN TERRITORY
If you live in NT you will be issued a WA WHITE CARD

You must be over 14 years of age to complete this course.

 

The following construction induction cards are recognised in Northern Territory and vice versa:

  • Victorian construction induction card
  • New South Wales construction induction card
  • Australian Capital Territory construction induction card
  • South Australia construction induction card
  • Tasmania construction induction card
  • Western Australia construction induction card
  • Northern Territory construction induction card

For further information visit NT Work Safe.