Extinguishing Agent Trainee Licence - Australian Government


You will need this licence if you intend to install, service or maintain gaseous fire suppression systems or portable extinguishers and do not have the requisite experience or qualifications to hold an Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence (EAHL). Until you are appropriately experienced or qualified your work must be supervised by someone who is a holder of an EAHL.

The holder of this licence may only undertake activities described by entitlement 1 to 6. This licence will allow you to gain the experience necessary to transition to a full EAHL.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to receive this licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • supply details about relevant training and experience
  • supply the name of employer if applicable.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $156.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995 Australian Government

Administering agency

Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG) Board

Contact details

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