Licence to Perform High Risk Work - South Australia


Persons intending to carry out scaffolding, rigging, dogging work or operate a forklift, crane, hoist, elevating work platform or pressure equipment are required to obtain a licence to perform high risk work.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.


Renewable every 5 years.


2017-2018 fees:

Act(s) name

Work Health & Safety Act 2012 (SA) 2012 SA

Work Health & Safety Regulations 2012 (SA) 2012 SA

Administering agency

Department of the Premier & Cabinet

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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

Licensing Unit

Operating address: Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick SA 5035
Mailing address: GPO Box 465
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 1300365255
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