Gas-Fitting Practitioner Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to undertake gas-fitting work. This includes the following to piping and storage systems:

  • design and layout
  • installation
  • testing
  • commissioning and decommissioning
  • relocation
  • modification and alteration
  • repair, service and maintenance
  • replacement work.

This licence will allow you to supervise provisional licence holders, certify gas-fitting work, and work independently within the scope of the Act. A provisional licence will be granted if a practitioner intends to undertake more than one class of gas-fitting work for a period of not more than 12 months.

This licence has two classes - natural gas (NG) and liquid petroleum gas (LPG).

There are two endorsements you may apply for:

  • gas installations / storage systems - boats and caravans compressed natural gas (CNG)
  • gas installations / storage systems - boats and caravans (LPG).

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for this licence you must:

  • have successfully completed the required qualifications (minimum Certificate III, or Certificate IV if you intend to self-certify your own work or the work of others)
  • be a fit and proper person
  • submit the prescribed form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $325.50

Certifier licence, triennial fee.

Apply Licence All $232.50

Provisional licence, annual fee.

Apply Licence All $325.50 Certifier restricted licence, triennial fee.
Apply Licence All $232.50 Provisional licence, annual fee.
Apply Licence All $232.50 Provisional restricted, annual fee.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Gas-Fitting Work) Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Justice

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Department of Justice

Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 654 499
Fax: 03 6173 0205
Email: cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au
Website: Building Standards and Occupational Licensing (Opens in new window)