Licensed Surveyor Practising Certificate - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you are a licensed surveyor and you intend to undertake authorised surveys in Western Australia. An authorised survey legally defines the boundary of a property. 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 certificate you must:

  • be a licensed surveyor
  • submit the required form and
  • pay the required fee.

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



One, two or three years.



Administering agency

Land Surveyors Licensing Board

Act(s) name

Licensed Surveyors Act 1909 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Licensed Surveyors (Licensing and Registration) Regulations 1990 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Board Secretary
Land Surveyors Licensing Board

Operating address:
1 Midland Square
Western Australia 6056
Mailing address:
PO BOX 2222
Midland DC, Western Australia 6936


08 9273 7104


08 9273 7676

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