Registration as a Surveyor - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to practice as a land surveyor in Tasmania. This includes undertaking work in cadastral, engineering, hydrographic, mining, geodetic and other surveying specialities.

If you hold a current equivalent registration in another Australian State or Territory, or New Zealand, you may be eligible to apply for this registration under mutual recognition arrangements.

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 registration, you must:

  • Be registered as a candidate with the prescribed institute;
  • Completed the relevant courses of study;
  • Have obtained the required professional practical experience;
  • Have submitted a series of pre-examination surveys for mentoring purposes; and
  • Complete and submit the relevant application form, accompanied by the prescribed fee.

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

Duration

Annual. No provision is made for late lodgements.

Expiry

Application of renewal of registration is to be made by the 31 December each year.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$306.00

Other resources

Lodgement

Apply

Please lodge your application directly to the Agency.


Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Land Tasmania
Office of the Valuer-General (OVG)

Act(s) name

Surveyors Act 2002 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Surveyors Regulations 2014 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Land Tasmania
Office of the Valuer-General (OVG)


Operating address:
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 61654444

Fax:

03 62335694
osg@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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