Registration of an Item of Plant - South Australia


Under the Work Health and Safety Act and Regulations the following items of plant require registration as specified in Schedule 5 Part 2 of the Regulations:

  • boilers with a hazard level of A, B or C according to the criteria specified in AS 4343:2005;
  • pressure vessels with a hazard level of A, B or C according to the criteria specified in AS 4343:2005, other than:

(a) gas cylinders; and
(b) LP gas fuel vessels for automotive use; and
(c) serial produced vessels;
  • tower cranes;
  • lifts, escalators and moving walkways;
  • building maintenance units;
  • Amusement devices covered by section 2 of AS3533.1:2009 except those specified in clause 4(2)
  • concrete placing units (truck mounted with boom); and
  • mobile cranes with a safe working load exceeding 10 tonnes.

Please refer to for additional information on requirements.

Service type


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


5 years.


2017-2018 fees:
$350.00 per item.

Cheque, cash, money order, Visa, Mastercard, eftpos
Payment available online

Act(s) name

Work Health & Safety Act 2012 (SA) 2012 SA

Additional information

For amusement structures you will need to also lodge an engineering report.

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, Business Performance Team

Operating address: Level 4, 33 Richmond Road
Keswick SA 5035
Mailing address: GPO Box 465
Adelaide SA 5001
Toll Free: 1300365255
Phone: 0883030400
Fax: 0883039903
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