Certificate of Certifiable Works - Building / Plumbing - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you intend to undertake any work that is related to, or involves, plumbing or sewerage infrastructure that is regulated by the Agency.

This certificate is usually applied for by building and plumbing designers, architects and consultants, but can also be applied for by the owner of the property. Certificates may be required prior to applying for a building or plumbing permit from your local Council. You may be able to obtain an exemption by applying to the Agency.

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

Your application to Agency should include the following information:

  • Details of existing buildings, buildings to be removed, proposed buildings;
  • Footing details for buildings within the influence of Agency underground pipe work; and
  • Agency water and sewer infrastructure including proposed extensions / relocations and details of new / upgraded connections / removal of redundant connections to Agency underground pipe work.

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



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


Other resources



Applications may be posted, emailed or hand delivered. Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Administering agency


Act(s) name

Water and Sewerage Industry Act 2008 (Tasmania)

Contact details

General Enquiries, Hobart Office

Operating address:
169 Main Road
Tasmania 7009
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1393
Hobart, Tasmania 7001


13 69 92


03 6237 8378


1300 862 066

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