General Construction Induction Training Card (White Card) - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake construction work, including as:

  • a person with control of construction projects or construction work, such as a principal or main contractor, a project manager, a builder, an employer or a self-employed person
  • a person carrying out work on a construction site, such as an employee, a contractor or a labour-hire worker.

Construction work includes any work carried out in connection with the construction, alteration, renovation, repair, maintenance or demolition of a structure.

You may not require this approval if you intend to visit a construction site while accompanied by a person with this approval, if you intend to visit a construction site in order to deliver plant, materials, supplies or services, or if you have received equivalent approval in another jurisdiction.

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

To be eligible for this approval you must:

  • have completed general construction induction training in Tasmania
  • complete the relevant application form
  • pay the required fee.

You must either lodge your application within 60 days of completing general construction induction training, or provide a written declaration by the Registered Training Organisation which provided the training that you have successfully completed general construction induction training.

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





You must lodge your application in person with Service Tasmania.

Administering agency

Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania

Operating address:
30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018
Mailing address:
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018


03 6166 4600


1300 366 322


03 6173 0206

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