Payroll Tax Registration - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you are an employer, or group of related businesses, and you are liable for payroll tax. You will be liable if you pay wages to employees in Tasmania and your total wages paid in Australia, or the total wages of a group of related businesses, exceeds $1.25 million.

Please note that certain exemptions apply.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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 registration you must:

  • fall into the category of employers that are required to register
  • correctly fill in an application form.

Please refer to the extensive information on the Agency's website and the fact sheet.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Payroll Tax Act 2008 Tasmania

Application process


Please submit your application form directly with the Agency. After your application has been approved, you will be sent an information pack and will be required to register for online transactions relating to payroll tax.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

State Revenue Office

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, Taxation Unit

State Revenue Office

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: Ground Floor
Salamanca Building Parliment Square
4 Salamanca Place, Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Toll Free: 1800 001 388
Phone: 03 6166 4400