Comcare is a Commonwealth statutory authority established under:
- the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (SRC Act) and
- covered by the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 (CAC Act).
- the Commonwealth's workers' compensation scheme under the SRC Act; and
- the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act).
Comcare provides advice to the Minister for Employment on issues relating to the administration of the Commonwealth's work health and safety and workers' compensation frameworks.
For further information, see: http://www.comcare.gov.au/.