Pipeline Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a pipeline or pipeline facility. This licence will allow you to carry out the following activities:

  • Construct or alter a pipeline or pipeline facility; and
  • Operate or maintain a pipeline or pipeline facility.

Pipelines are used to carry natural gas, petroleum or another regulated substance. A pipeline facility to extract, treat or store gas from pipelines.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more 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:

  • Have sufficient technical and financial resources;
  • Provide details of the proposed pipeline network or facility; and
  • Pay any required fees.

Applications must be made by a body corporate or partnership of bodies corporate. Please consult the Contact Officer for detailed information on the requirements for this licence.

Duration

Up to 25 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$7,750.00

Construct or operate a pipeline or pipeline facility.

RenewRenewal$7,750.00

Administering agency

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Act(s) name

Gas Pipelines Act 2000 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Gas Pipelines Regulations 2014 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator


Operating address:
Level 5
111 Macquarie Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 770
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6166 4422
office@economicregulator.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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