Mechanical saw or welding plant (Richmond) - Queensland


You will need this licence if you operate a mechanical saw or welding plant.

The use of mechanical saws and welding plant is regulated in urban areas to:

  • protect the environment
  • provide for public health and safety.

As an applicant you should ensure you meet appropriate Health and Safety standards and obtain a permit for an Environmentally Relevant Authority if required.

Service type


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


Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Local law(s) name

Richmond Shire Council - Local Law 18 (Control of Nuisances)

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Administering agency

Richmond Shire Council

Contact details

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

Richmond Shire Council

Operating address: 50 Goldring Street
Richmond, Queensland 4822
Mailing address: PO BOX 18
Richmond, Queensland 4822
Phone: 07 4741 3277
Fax: 07 4741 3308
Website: Richmond Shire Council (Opens in new window)