Restricted Electrical Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to carry out low voltage electrical work relating to equipment that is connected to a fixed electrical installation, associated with your primary trade, vocation or calling (occupation) and would otherwise require the services of a registered electrical contractor or licensed electrician.

You must have a legitimate reason to perform this electrical work. Examples of legitimate reasons to apply for this licence are if you will be completing electrical work with:

  • gas equipment
  • water plumbing, heating and ventilation
  • refrigeration and air conditioning equipment
  • any other low voltage electrical work.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • have completed a minimum of 12 months training in your primary work function for which the licence is applied
  • clearly identify the type of electrical work to be carried out
  • demonstrate the need for a restricted licence and that this need is on a regular basis
  • include advice from the employer setting out how the "on-the-job" training will be carried out - supervision must be carried out by a licence holder of the same or greater scope, in the same work area category
  • all applicants must undergo a colour identification test.

Duration

Five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $275.00

Fees for 2022-23

Administering agency

Electrical Workers and Contractors Licensing Board

Contact details

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

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

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

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