Contractors Health Assessment and Drug and Alcohol Information

Contractors working in the Rail Corridor or performing safety critical work must pass health assessments to confirm they are fit to do such work.

Please view the Drug & Alcohol Policy.

The Authorised Health Professional list has been relocated to the Rail Industry Worker site.

In order to search for an Authorised Health Professional, please go to the Rail Industry Worker site and enter a post code in the search field.

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  • Description: On 1 February 2018, all medicines containing codeine will require a prescription. This is an important announcement as codeine is an active ingredient in many over‐the‐counter medicines.  
  • Effective Date: Fri 02 Feb 2018
  • Version: 1.0
  • Description: Contractor working in the rail corridor or performing safety critical work must pass health assessment to confirm they are fit to do such work.
  • Effective Date: Wed 01 Feb 2017
  • Version: 2.0
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  • Effective Date: Mon 11 Nov 2013
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  • Description: Contractor who tested positive to drug or alcohol would not be permitted to work for Sydney Trains. Contractors will be given the opportunity to satisfy fitness requirements by undergoing the rehabilitation program.
  • Effective Date: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • Version: 1.0
  • Description:
  • Effective Date: Mon 01 Jul 2013
  • Version:
  • Description:
  • Effective Date: Wed 27 May 2015
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  • Description: Contractor is required to attend a health assessment to assess his/her fitness to work around
  • Effective Date: Mon 20 Mar 2017
  • Version: 1.1
  • Description: Contractor is required to attend a health assessment to assess his/her fitness for safety critical work at Sydney Trains. This form should be submitted to the authorised health service provider at least 8 business days before the start of the
  • Effective Date: Mon 20 Mar 2017
  • Version: 1.1
  • Description: Health assessment examination record form is for use of only by authorised health professional
  • Effective Date: Wed 01 Feb 2017
  • Version: 1
  • Description: Railway LED Lantern Test Locations for colour vision.
  • Effective Date: Thu 14 Jun 2018
  • Version: 1.1

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