Traffic controller accreditation - Queensland


You will need this accreditation to control traffic at road worksites and other events where a road closure or partial road closure is necessary.

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 licence, you must:

  • have held an open or provisional driver licence (Australian or foreign) within the last five years
  • satisfy certain medical fitness and suitability criteria (offence history), listed on the application form
  • successfully complete an approved traffic controller training course.


Three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $215.60

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $215.60

Fees for 2023-24

Approval time

Up to six weeks


This licence cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Land Transport Safety and Regulation Branch

Contact details

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