Permit - Gas Fitting Work - South Australia


You will require this permit for the installation, maintenance and repair of LPG / CNG as fuel systems fitted to any internal combustion engine. There are six classes of gas fitting:

  • Class 1 - all classes of gas fitting
  • Class 2 - three installations for approval (a prerequisite to obtaining a Class 1)
  • Class 3 - fork lifts only (installation, maintenance, repair)
  • Class 4 - vehicle gas equipment (maintenance, repair)
  • Class 5 - stationary engines (installation, maintenance, repair)
  • Class 6 - other situation specific.

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 must hold qualifications in an approved trade and have either completed an approved training course, or have had three months experience working under a licence holder.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

If you carry out gas fitting work you must comply with:

  • the relevant requirements of AS / NZS 1425 for work with LPG
  • the relevant requirements of AS / NZS 2739 for work with CNG.


Three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $121.00

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Retail, Wholesale, Storage & Transport Team

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Administration Officer

SafeWork SA

South Australia
Operating address: Level 4
33 Richmond Road
Keswick, South Australia 5035
Mailing address: GPO BOX 465
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 1300 365 255
Fax: 08 8204 9200
Website: SafeWork SA (Opens in new window)