RSA Training Program Approval - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this approval if you are a registered training organisation and intend to provide training in relation to the responsible service of alcohol (RSA).

RSA training informs employees and employers who work on licensed premises of their legal responsibilities, including the possible consequences for serving alcohol to minors and intoxicated persons.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must:

  • be a registered training organisation
  • read the RSA Training Course Approval Guideline on the Agency website or the ACT Legislation Register prior to completing the application form
  • submit evidence that the trainer has the necessary experience and qualifications
  • submit evidence that unit of competency is on scope of registration
  • submit evidence of trainer's six-month experience in a liquor service role
  • submit a copy of all course materials, workbooks, handouts, presentations etc.
  • submit a description of program content and presentation.


12 months


30 June


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1491.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $821.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Liquor Act 2010 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Liquor Regulation 2010 Australian Capital Territory

Application process


On lodgement of application please provide a copy of your registered training organisation certificate and information on the materials to be provided within the course.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Business and Industry Licensing

Contact details

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