Gas-Fitting Practitioner Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to undertake gas-fitting work. This includes the following to piping and storage systems:

  • design and layout
  • installation
  • testing
  • commissioning and decommissioning
  • relocation
  • modification and alteration
  • repair, service and maintenance
  • replacement work.

This licence will allow you to supervise provisional licence holders, certify gas-fitting work, and work independently within the scope of the Act. A provisional licence will be granted if a practitioner intends to undertake more than one class of gas-fitting work for a period of not more than 12 months.

This licence has two classes - natural gas (NG) and liquid petroleum gas (LPG).

There are two endorsements you may apply for:

  • gas installations / storage systems - boats and caravans compressed natural gas (CNG)
  • gas installations / storage systems - boats and caravans (LPG).

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

In order to be eligible for this licence you must:

  • have successfully completed the required qualifications (minimum Certificate III, or Certificate IV if you intend to self-certify your own work or the work of others)
  • be a fit and proper person
  • submit the prescribed form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

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


As specified.



Certifier licence, triennial fee.


Provisional licence, annual fee.

Licence$325.50Certifier restricted licence, triennial fee.
Licence$232.50Provisional licence, annual fee.
Licence$232.50Provisional restricted, annual fee.

Administering agency

Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Gas-Fitting Work) Regulations 2010 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Justice
Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Mailing address:
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018


1300 654 499


03 6173 0205


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