General Construction Induction Card (White Card) - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to carry out construction work at any level. Construction work includes any work carried out in connection with the construction, alteration, renovation, repair, maintenance or demolition of a structure.

Examples of people who need the licence include:

  • person with control of construction projects, such as a principal contractor, project manager, main contractor, builder, employer, self-employed person
  • person with control of construction work, such as an employer, self-employed person, principal contractor, main contractor, sub-contractor
  • person carrying out work on a construction site, such as an employee, contractor, labour-hire worker.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You must have completed general construction induction training to be eligible for this approval.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2022 Tasmania

Lodgement process


You must either lodge your application within 60 days of completing general construction induction training, or provide a written declaration by the Registered Training Organisation which provided the training that you have successfully completed general construction induction training.

You must lodge your application in person with Service Tasmania.

Approval time

120 business days

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

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