Labour Hire Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to provide labour hire in the ACT or hire labour from outside the ACT, within the ACT.

Labour hire providers supply and pay for, either directly or indirectly, a worker to complete work for another person.

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 licence you must be able to demonstrate that you are considered a suitable person, you may also need to hold insurance and be registered as a long service leave employer.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $2900.00

Annual licence fee. Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Frequently Asked Questions (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Labour Hire Licencing Act 2020 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Labour Hire Licensing Regulation 2021 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

WorkSafe ACT

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Australian Capital Territory
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 3000
Fax: 02 6205 0336
Website: WorkSafe ACT (Opens in new window)