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RIAMS is a world leading knowledge management platform originally developed to support Environmental Health Professionals across Australia and the UK. RIAMS provides a generic knowledge management platform for 500 municipalities in Australia and the UK. RIAMS is the ‘go to’ solution for state governments to publish, distribute and maintain a wide range of technical and operational information and documents for government and EH Professionals.
RIAMS has been adopted by State Governments to improve the consistency across Environmental Health and to introduce Smarter Communication between regulators and businesses.

RIAMS delivers fully updated and maintained information for many aspects of Environmental Health regulation. This includes procedures, documents (forms, letters and notices) guidance, publications, legislation and State/National policy. Users can also securely and easily add and store their own documents, create document collections and add and share folders.

RIAMS is operated from a secure cloud based software and is easily accessible by operational and management teams responsible for Environmental Health. RIAMS is accessible across all digital platforms; smartphone, tablet and desktop.
RIAMS is a unique solution developed and supported by Environmental Health Officers across Australia. It was developed to respond to the problem of inconsistencies between Environmental Health Officers when enforcing regulatory requirements.

RIAMS is an information management system that permits centralised information production and distribution to Users. RIAMS will support multiple document formats and it can be customised by Users with their personal information to create a one stop shop for information. This is especially useful to businesses.

RIAMS core functionality enables easy digital management of information that Environmental Health Officers can follow when enforcing regulations. It improves the consistency of inspections and investigations and builds confidence in EHO’s  as professionals.

RIAMS is designed to:
1. Deliver communications and consistency across the entire EH sector;
2. Support EHO’s through increased accessibility to information based support tools;
3. Increase productivity through mobility by providing accessible information anytime, anywhere;
4. Drive performance improvement through access to an extensive library of assured advice and information on Environmental Health;
5. Provide Best Practice and support for Environmental Health Professionals;
6. Underpin knowledge and skills whilst on the job; and
7. Be flexible with existing IT systems (act as a standalone through cloud based technology or integrate through existing corporate systems (API)).

Highfield is the global leader for international qualifications, training materials and e-learning. There are currently around 15,000 Highfield approved centres and trainers delivering our qualifications across 30 countries worldwide. In addition to this, it is estimated that each year approximately 2 million people use Highfield’s training materials, which are purchased in over 100 countries.

Highfield’s outstanding international reputation was further enhanced this year when it was announced by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II that it had been named as the winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2016. This is the UK’s most prestigious business award and everyone at Highfield is incredibly proud to have been awarded such an accolade.

At Highfield we provide qualifications, training materials and e-learning support across a huge range of subject areas, including food safety, health and safety, first aid, security, lifeguarding, fire safety, manual handling and many more. All our qualifications, training materials and innovative and multi-device compatible e-learning courses are written and regularly reviewed by some of the world’s leading subject matter experts.

At Highfield we put the success of our rapid international expansion down to our core values of quality, value, service and integrity. Also, our company’s vision is to set the global standard for listening and responding, and ensuring we satisfy and delight our customers is at the heart of everything we do.

Highfield currently works with some of the world’s largest companies including names such as Marks & Spencer, Pepsico, Morrisons, Emirates, Shell, the Dubai Municipality and the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services.

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The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) assesses and regulates developments and activities that have the potential to significantly impact on environmental quality. We promote best practice in sustainable environmental management with the aim of achieving clean air, clean water, clean land, acceptable noise levels and the sustainable use of resources.

We operate as co-regulators of environmental management and pollution control with local government under the Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994.


We’ve been a community super fund since 1947 so we know super inside out. We’re an industry fund, run only to benefit our members, not to make a profit for shareholders.

We are committed to our Environment and Social Governance policy, and providing our members with solid investment performance.

When you call us, you talk to a friendly consultant in our Melbourne office. If you need advice, you can talk to one of our financial planners who are never paid commissions and always act in your best interests.

With more than 100,000 members, at Vision Super, we have the expertise to look after your super for life.

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Since 1998 IPM has been a leading Australian risk management consultancy specialising in Work Health and Safety, Asbestos and Occupational Hygiene, Environmental Health, People and Culture, and Workers Compensation/Rehabilitation. From a proud Tasmanian heritage IPM now works throughout Australia and New Zealand from our head office in Hobart. With 18 passionate staff and a proud history of working with local government, not-for-profits and corporations IPM Consulting has depth and breadth of consulting expertise. Accredited by NATA and extensively qualified, all IPM consultants work in close partnership with our clients to achieve high value outcomes.
ph: 03 62442199

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Taylex Industries Pty Ltd is an Australian owned company commencing business in 1969 by manufacturing the first purpose designed home sewage treatment plant. We continue to lead the market in design, manufacture and the complete installation of precast concrete and rotational plastic moulded tanks. We are located in Ormeau, on the Gold Coast in Queensland.
Taylex has a national group of authorised distributors. These distributors market, install and service our range of products throughout Australia. These small businesses are all privately owned enterprises and are operated in your local area. Taylex issues these distributors with certificates of competency verifying their successful training in the installation and maintenance of our equipment.
Taylex has an ongoing commitment to the industry and is a member of the AWTA (Australian Wastewater Treatment Association). We have ISO:9000 Certification and our products are approved by all state authorities and also comply with all relevant Australian standards.
Taylex strives to continually develop the best products by way of its Research & Development activities. The Taylex domestic wastewater treatment plant, the Advanced Blower System (ABS) is only one of the products resulting from this research. We are now proud to release our extensive range of pump stations suitable for various applications.
More importantly, Taylex has a continuing commitment to its clients and the end users of our products. We honour our commitment by only appointing the best tradespeople as its Authorised Distributors and we will honour any valid Warranty Claim that a distributor presents on an owner’s behalf. In addition to this we provide spare parts back-up, in house service training at our manufacturing facility and where required in the field.
Taylex is operated by the second generation of founding families and we are determined to be here for at least the next 40 years.
Ph: 1300 TAYLEX





Develop as a global leader in health at any stage of your career

The Faculty of Health within the University of Tasmania offers a suite of online and flexible postgraduate programs which address health conditions and challenges that Tasmania and the worldwide community currently face.

Discover, interrogate and challenge yourself with coursework or research degrees in health that will build on your career including: Public Health, Nursing (Specialisations), e-Health, Clinical Redesign or Leadership (Health and Human Services).








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Transplumb Water Technologies is the leading designer, maker and innovator of self-contained sinks and hand washing stations in the Asia-Pacific region.  We service a wide range of industries and contexts, from modern Hospitals to home based Food businesses – and everything in between.


Testo Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of testo AG, a manufacturer of quality measuring instruments. Testo have a large range of instruments that measure temperature for the food industry, such as food thermometers, temperature data loggers, “saveris” the wireless temperature monitoring system, all of testo thermometers are quality digital instruments.
For the HVAC industry testo has pressure gauges and refrigerant manifolds, testo also have a large range of hygrometers and humidity meters, these can be used to monitor conditions in Clean rooms & Laboratories. Testo have a large range of Gas monitors & Gas leak Detectors such as carbon monoxide detectors & CO2 Detectors Testo also have a range of thermal imaging cameras, testo`s infrared cameras range from basic models right up to professional thermal imaging camera



Open Office has been providing software and services to Local Government for more than 25 years to 400 customers.  We are the leading suppliers of Environmental Health Software solutions in Australia. We offer other solutions for Licencing and Compliance, Service Management, Financial and Asset Management. Our 70+ products can be delivered on site or in the Cloud and built to your specific needs.  Our mobile solutions allow council staff to access data in the field and reduces time and effort of data management.  To complement our world class solutions, we are excited to announce the development of a Community Engagement Platform which will enable Council and Community to effectively manage and participate in key functions when, where, and how they want to.