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Plumbing, Gas Fitting or Electrical Contractors Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to enter into a contract to carry out:

  • work on water or sanitary plumbing and drainage and installation or testing of backflow prevention devices
  • work on gas pipes or equipment downstream of gas supply meters and gas storage tanks / cylinders
  • installation, alteration, repair or maintenance of electrical systems, fitting, fixtures, appliances and devices.

The person(s) that will carry out the contracted work will need to be registered as a plumbing, gas fitting or electrical worker.

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 the relevant qualifications and experience
  • provide a National Police Certificate no older than 12 months
  • comply with relevant solvency requirements
  • have at least $10,000 in net assets.


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All Fee information is in the attached form.

Lodgement process


You will need to lodge your completed application with a copy of your National Police Certificate that is no more than 12 months old (if applicable - see agency website for more information).

Administering agency

Consumer and Business Services

Contact details

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