Individuals or partnerships who carry on business or advertise or hold themselves out as being entitled to carry on business as a plumbing contractor, gas fitting contractor or an electrical contractor need to hold an appropriate Contractor Licence.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Contractors must hold an appropriate Worker Registration unless they operate in a partnership with a person who holds that Worker's Registration.
Applicants must have approved educational qualifications, be a fit and proper person, not have been suspended or disqualified from practising a trade, business or occupation and demonstrate sufficient financial resources.
In a partnership, all partners need to be individually licensed.
$194 application fee
$353 pre-grant fee.
Cash, EFTPOS, Cheques, Money Order & Credit Card (Visa & Mastercard accepted only).
Licence applications can be completed online at https://secure.cbs.sa.gov.au/ELAF/PGE/start_PGE.php
Consumer and Business Services
Licensing and Registrations
Plumbers, Gas Fitters & Electricians Act 1995 (South Australia)
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