Demolition Work Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to partially or completely demolish buildings. There are three classes of licence available which authorise different types of demolition work:

  • Class 1 Demolition Licence: total or partial demolition of a building or structure that is 10 metres or more in height, pre-tensioned and precast concrete structures, and work involving explosives
  • Class 2 Demolition Licence: total or partial demolition of a building or structure that is less than 10 metres in height
  • Class 3 Demolition Licence: removal of more than 200 square metres of brittle or fragile roofing material or asbestos cement sheeting from a building or structure not more than 10 metres above the ground.

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 licence you must:

  • provide evidence of your previous demolition experience
  • provide proof of completion of satisfactory demolition training
  • complete the required forms
  • pay the required fees.

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

Duration

2 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$6,107.00

Class 1

Application$3,972.00

Class 2

Application$2,999.00

Class 3

Administering agency

Department of Commerce
WorkSafe Western Australia

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Licensing Enquiries
Department of Commerce
WorkSafe Western Australia


Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850

Phone:

1300307877
wslicensing@commerce.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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