The short answer to this question, is no; each state has different standards of health and safety, and until the OHS Acts, Regulations, Codes of Practise, and Australian and Industry standards are fully harmonised for the OHS, there may be some variations between states. To ensure that you are aware of these regulations, take a look at each state’s different Acts and Codes of Practice. These documents are long but make sure you take a look at each ones summary to save yourself some time.
It is important to know that while your White Card covers you for all states and territories around Australia, each state has small variations in legislation that you should be aware of, so that you ensure you are properly equipped to work on a site.
So when you’re looking to get your White Card Online, remember that your state will have its own personal touch on its legislation, so whilst it’s a common necessity to wear a hard-hat, some states may require more specific action to be taken.