Plumbing Practitioner's Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to undertake plumbing work.

Plumbing work includes installing, altering, maintaining or disconnecting a plumbing installation such as refrigeration, sanitary plumbing and drainage, stormwater drainage, water services, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning, hydraulic, liquid fuel, medical gas or pneumatic.

There are two types of plumbing practitioner licences:

  • plumber practitioner licence: holders cannot self-certify their own work
  • plumber practitioner (certifier) licence: holders can self-certify and certify the work of others.

The plumbing practitioner licence can be granted on a provisional basis, where the practitioner is licensed for a period of less than twelve months to undertake one or more classes of plumbing work.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • possess the required qualifications (relevant Certificate III for Plumber Practitioner, and a relevant Certificate III and relevant Certificate IV for Plumber Practitioner (Certifier))
  • submit all relevant documentation and pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Duration

As specified

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyLicence$105.40

One year.

RenewLicence$279.00

Three years.

Application

Apply

If you are applying for plumbing restricted or provisional licence, please contact the Agency prior to lodging application.


Administering agency

Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Plumbing Work) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services


Mailing address:
PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018

Phone:

1300 654 499

Fax:

03 6173 0205
cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

Website:

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