Licence to Perform High Risk Work - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to undertake high risk work. High risk work includes scaffolding, rigging, dogging work, and the operation of a forklift, crane, hoist, elevating work platform or pressure equipment operation.

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:

  • be over 18 years of age
  • not previously been issued with a licence for this class of work
  • undertake the appropriate training.


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $88.00 Fees for 2022-23
General Duplicate Certificate All $47.75 Replacement Licence. Fees for 2022-23
Renew Renewal All $88.00 Fees for 2022-23
Vary Variation All $47.45

Fees for 2022-23

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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