Permit to Self-Insure Against Employers Liability - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to self-insure your business against liability that may arise from an injury suffered by one of your employees.

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 licence your application must be:

  • in a form approved by the Board
  • accompanied by the required fee.

Due to the extensive nature of the application process of this licence, please consult the Application Package and Supplement in conjunction with the Contact Officer for full details.


3 years, unless otherwise specified.



Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania
WorkCover Tasmania

Act(s) name

Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Justice
WorkSafe Tasmania
WorkCover Tasmania

Operating address:
30 Gordons Hill Rd
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018


1300 366 322


03 6166 4600

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