You will require this accreditation if you intend to tender for contracts to conduct building work for Australian Government agencies.
All head contractors must hold accreditation to enter into Australian Government directly and indirectly funded building and construction contracts valued at $4 million or more (for direct funding) or $6 million (for indirect funding) or more. Accreditation includes listing on the Federal Safety Commissioner (FSC) register.
Building work includes work on:
- buildings, structures or works that form part of land
- railways and docks
- preparatory / finishing operations
- multi-dwelling residential developments.
Building work does not include work focused on obtaining oil, natural gas or minerals, or domestic housing work.
Some exemptions will apply under certain government construction programs.
This document provides further information about How to Get Accredited and Stay Accredited. To apply, complete the Online Application Form.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.