This page includes resources for workplaces in the In-home Services industry on work health and safety, workers’ compensation and COVID-19.
The In-home Services industry involves the provision of any service that occurs within peoples’ private homes. It spans a range of other industries including:
- child minding (see also early childhood education and care)
- domestic cleaning
- garden and home maintenance, and tradespeople who enter a clients’ home (see also trades and home maintenance), and
- dog walking and minding.
In-home services workplaces are private homes or premises. Workers may be based in a single location for long periods or may move regularly between different locations to work.