Gas work authorisation (major project) - Queensland

Service summary

This authorisation is required to carry out development and construction of an operating plant, or part of a plant, if the total gas capacity of the devices at the plant, or the part of the plant, is 50 GJ/hour or more.

Service type

Licence

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

Definition of terms

Gas work authorisation gas devices Type B

development and construction of an operating plant that has the capability of consuming gas at a rate equal to or greater than 50 GJ/hour.

Transferability

This authorisation cannot be transferred.

Duration

This authorisation remains in effect for the term specified on the authorisation.

Fees

TypeAmountDescription
Application$4,480.00

Application fee plus yearly authorisation fee

Miscellaneous$2,240.00

Yearly authorisation fee for each additional year required

Application

You can obtain this authorisation by submitting a completed Application for a gas work authorisation (major projects) Form PGA728AM), to your regional office.

The application fee is non-refundable and the authorisation fee must accompany the application.

If you are from interstate and overseas you can obtain information about how to obtain this authorisation from Petroleum and Gas Inspectorate.

Before approval is granted:

  • qualifications must be verified by the department
  • provide evidence of relevant training competencies to undertake the required gas work.

Additional information

Before completing the application form, please read Regulation 125A of the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Regulation 2004.

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources and Mines
Mine Safety and Health
Petroleum and Gas Inspectorate

Act(s) name

Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 (Queensland)

Regulation(s) name

Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Regulation 2004 (Queensland)

Contact details

Chief Inspector, Petroleum and Gas
Department of Natural Resources and Mines
Mine Safety and Health
Petroleum and Gas Inspectorate

Phone:

13 QGOV (13 74 68)

Website:

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Supporting information

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