Painting Contractor Registration - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to provide painting services valued at over $1000 to consumers in Western Australia. This registration is available for sole traders, partnerships and companies.

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 to obtain this registration you must:

  • provide additional information relevant to the application as required by the Board, noting that this may need to be provided in the form of a Statutory Declaration
  • on registration have at least one nominated supervisor who possesses a painting practitioner registration for the class of building service contractor for which you have applied
  • have arrangements in place to ensure that services to be carried out will be managed and supervised in a proficient manner
  • ensure that all operators named are fit and proper persons to apply
  • submit the required form
  • pay the required fees.

Please refer to the attached documents or the Agency website and Contact Officer for further information on any eligibility requirements specific to your registration.



As specified.



(Individual) $55.95;

(Partnership) $135.85;

(Company) $135.85.


Contractor (Individual):

18 months: $145.00;

3 years: $290.00.


Contractor (Partnership):

18 months: $228.95;

3 years: $457.90.


Contractor (Company):

18 months: $544.35;

3 years: $1088.75.

Administering agency

Department of Commerce
Building Commission

Act(s) name

Building Services (Registration) Act 2011 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Building Services (Registration) Regulations 2011 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Department of Commerce
Building Commission

Operating address:
Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850


1300 489 099


08 6251 1501


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