General Construction Induction Card (White Card) - Australian Capital Territory


You will need a construction induction card if you intend to undertake construction work. Construction work includes any work carried out in connection with the construction, alteration, conversion, fitting-out, commissioning, renovation, repair, maintenance, refurbishment, demolition or decommissioning of a structure.

You cannot be employed to undertake construction work unless you have successfully completed general construction induction training. If you completed the training over two years ago, you must have carried out construction work in the past two years.

Once you have successfully completed general construction induction training you can apply for a general construction induction training card. The construction induction training can only be delivered by a Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

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 card you must complete a training program at a registered training organisation which consists of a unit of competency in the construction industry. After you have completed the training you must submit an application for the card within 60 days.

Please contact the agency to identify any further eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $41.00

Fees for 2023-24

General Duplicate Certificate All $41.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011 Australian Capital Territory

Approval time

7 days minimum

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Contact details

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