Electrical work training permit - Queensland


You will require this permit if you intend to conduct electrical works that are not permitted under your ordinary licence conditions while you are being trained. The permit will state the scope and conditions of the works that you can complete.

An electrical work training permit:

  • does not entitle the holder to another electrical licence
  • must not be considered in deciding whether the holder is qualified to obtain or hold another electrical licence.

The ordinary licence conditions and the scope of your licence should be outlined in the current licence. This permit allows you to conduct specific electrical works outside those conditions for training purposes.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, you will need to hold the relevant qualifications according to the electrical work you intend to undertake.


Up to one year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $85.75

Fees for 2021-22

Application process


To apply for this licence, you will need to complete the application form, attach the relevant supporting documents and submit it with the appropriate fee.

Please see the application form for submission guidelines.


This licence can not be transferred.

Administering agency

Office of Industrial Relations

Electrical Safety Office

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Licence Processing Services

Electrical Safety Office

Office of Industrial Relations

Mailing address: PO BOX 820
Lutwyche, Queensland 4030
Phone: 1300 632 993
Email: LPS@oir.qld.gov.au
Website: Electrical Safety Office (Opens in new window)