Notice of Installation of a Lift or Associated Equipment - Australian Capital Territory


You will need to notify the Agency if you intend to install a lift or other associated equipment. This notification is needed for any persons or companies who intend to install any lifts, including escalators and moving walks.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

When providing notice you must:

  • have attained a certificate from the structural or civil engineer for the building in which the lift or equipment is to be installed
  • provide detailed plans of the installations.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $142.00

Fee per hour. Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Act 1912 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Scaffolding and Lifts Regulation 1950 Australian Capital Territory

Application process


Accompanying the application form must be plans of the lift that includes particulars of the machine, control, operating and safety devices, size and construction of car. Please consult the Contact Officer for further lodgement details.

Approval time

5 days minimum

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Contact details

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