Approval as a Vehicle Examiner - Tasmania


You will need this approval if you are a mechanic and intend to perform vehicle inspections on light and / or heavy vehicles in Tasmania.

A separate approval is needed for any mechanic's premises where vehicle inspections are performed.

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 approval, you must:

  • have the relevant qualifications from an approved training organisation, or the equivalent in competency-based experience
  • have completed an approved course in vehicle inspection
  • hold a current National Police Certificate
  • satisfy the Authorising Agency's registration approval processes, and be prepared to submit to ongoing training and assessments and inspections of you at your workplace
  • be willing to operate as a Vehicle Examiner only at Approved Inspection Stations (AIS)
  • possess insurance if appropriate.


Three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You do not need to pay any fees.


Act(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic Act 1999 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Vehicle and Traffic (Driver Licensing and Vehicle Registration) Regulations 2010 Tasmania

Application process


Please lodge your application directly with the Contact Officer.

Approval time

5 business days

Administering agency

Department of State Growth


Contact details

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