Electrical work training permit - Queensland


You will need 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 1 year


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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.

Administering agency

Office of Industrial Relations

Electrical Safety Office

Contact details

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