About Us

Our 100% success rate in passing certification audits means you are in safe hands.

Compliance Lab proudly helps Australian businesses master the art of compliance through the trusted power of science.

Our aim is to make businesses feel confident and completely in control, giving them a competitive edge to secure future tenders.

We keep compliance simple and straightforward, working in partnership with your business as if we are part of your team. Our commitment to our clients equips their businesses with the competency to thrive with minimal disruption to day-to-day operations.

We will help you tick all the compliance boxes and empower you to succeed. Our relationship-based, experience-driven approach to compliance has helped hundreds of Australian businesses get certified quickly and accurately.

We are proud to work with businesses across all industries, including (but not limited to) construction, engineering, architecture, trades and manufacturing.


Hazel Smirlis

With 10+ year’s industry experience and a 100% success rate in passing certification audits, Hazel’s passion for strengthening and supporting businesses is unmatched.

Hazel is fascinated with creating structures and systems that help SMEs run better businesses.

But it is her focus on creating strong relationships with her clients that sets her apart.

Working beyond processes, Hazel empowers people to give their business an edge, no matter what industry they are in.


Catherine Stewart

Catherine’s specialty is assisting businesses with their internal processes and identifying gaps within their systems that she can help fill.

Following 16 years as a veterinary nurse and practice manager where compliance and internal processes were paramount, Catherine decided to pursue a career in the compliance industry and is a key member of the Compliance Lab team.


Denis O’Brien

Denis’ specialty is assisting businesses with their occupational health and safety processes and assisting with their practical application.

Following 15 years as a rigger and electrician primarily in construction and mining sectors where OHS compliance and processes were critical, Denis decided to pursue a career in the compliance industry with the Compliance Lab team.



Rena Lord

Rena Lord is a systems manager with 20 years experience working in the construction and local government industry. She is skilled in HSEQ Systems Management, Internal Auditing, Quality Management, Risk Management and Training Delivery.

Rena is a strong quality professional with an Honours Degree in Construction Management a Cert IV in Training and Assessment and a Diploma in Leadership and Management.

Rena has a passion for working with Clients to untangle processes and get the best out of their systems.

Sarah Murray


Sarah Murray

Sarah comes from a background at RSEA, Mirvac and Bacardi-Martini where she has worked across Accounts, Marketing, Sales and Operations over a 16 year period.

Those various business functions and roles have developed her passion for systems and processes and she believes they drive business excellence as well as support continuous improvement.

Sarah Murray


Nicole Hendricks

Nicole has a background in science and engineering. She has partnered with stakeholders of many organisations over the years to find practical solutions that reflect their operational and commercial needs.

Nicole thrives in complex environments and has worked nationally leading site compliance, integrated system development, and certification in high-risk manufacturing, construction, higher education, and local government.



Lily Wilkinson

Lily is fueled by her passion of predicting the needs of others and supporting high powered teams reach their targeted goals.

With extensive administration experience stemming from the education and hospitality sectors. Lily began at Compliance Lab as Personal Assistant to the Director / Team Administrator and has been the backbone of the Compliance Lab family and her hard work has led her to develop into her current role as Trainee Compliance Consultant.



Serge Davidoff

Serge has over 9 years experience in Management Systems and Certification as well as having managed team of sales staff both in Australia and the UK.

His previous experience was in the UK running an IT Consultancy and heading up the recruitment division which was transferred successfully to Australia in 1999.

His passion is in assisting organisations to become better places to work for and to invest and to buy from.

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