You will require this registration if you are responsible for the management or control of an item of plant at a workplace. Plant includes:
- any machinery, equipment, appliance, container, pressure vessel, boiler, implement and tool
- any component of those things
- anything fitted or connected to any of those things.
For more details on the items of plant that require registration please see the regulation. The purpose of registering an item of plant is to ensure that it is inspected by a competent person and is safe to operate.