Contract Cleaning Industry Worker Registration - Long Service Leave - New South Wales

Service summary

You may require this registration if you intend to work in the contract cleaning industry. This registration ensures that long service entitlements are available to you. As a registered worker, you become entitled to be paid long service leave after you have 10 years of service in the industry, regardless of how many employers you have worked for.

Your employer is required to pay a levy. This levy is pooled into a fund that pays long service leave entitlements.

If you have been employed for more than three months, your employer must apply for registration on your behalf.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You are eligible for this registration if you are employed under a contract of service by an employer to perform cleaning work. This applies to full-time, part-time and casual workers.

You are not eligible for this registration if you are:

  • Engaged solely to supervise workers;
  • Performing only or mainly managerial or clerical duties;
  • A partner in a partnership you work for;
  • A director of the company you work for;
  • A trustee of the trust you work for;
  • Under a contract of service with a Commonwealth, State, Territory or local government authority; and
  • Directly employed on wages of salary by the owner of a premises you clean.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



No fees are required.


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Administering agency

The Treasury
Long Service Corporation

Act(s) name

Contract Cleaning Industry (Portable Long Service Leave Scheme) Act 2010 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Contract Cleaning Industry (Portable Long Service Leave Scheme) Regulation 2011 (New South Wales)

Contact details

The Treasury
Long Service Corporation

Operating address:
Level 1
19-21 Watt Street
New South Wales 2250
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 3000
Central Coast MC
New South Wales 2252




02 92875685

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