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Defence Estate Quality Management System (DEQMS) BSI Certification

WHS Compliance Element Work Health & Safety Management System

Implementation & Operation

E&IG SAFE is a 'system of systems' and is designed to fit within the Defence WHSMS. A component of the E&IG WHSMS, are the E&IG Elements. These Elements draw upon the Defence 17 Element WHSMS and use to the maximum extent possible Defence policy and procedures. Click here for E&IG WHS Roles and Responsibilities.

Click here for WHS Due Diligence in the Defence Estate Life Cycle.

The DEQMS team have worked with the SME's to identify the WHS compliance touchpoints throughout the Estate Lifecycle as shown below.


Estate Investment Requirement (EIR)- Sponsor identifies requirement and sends EIR to ASEP

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Estate Investment Proposal (EIP) - EP Project Officer drafts EIP

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Deliver - Capital Facilities & Infrastructure (CFI)
Deliver - Leasing - Expenditure
Deliver - Leasing - Revenue

Obtain Approval to use GFF

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Operate & Maintain

Estate Services Division (ESD) are currently developing and publishing their processes on DEQMS. The WHS Compliance Touchpoints will be included.

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Task 2 - Prepare the property for disposal where the Project Officer prepares Hazard Inventory.

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