Registration of Plant Design - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you intend to design certain types of plant, or alter an existing registered plant design. Plant includes:

  • any machinery, equipment, appliance, container, implement or tool
  • any component of any of those items
  • anything fitted or connected to any of those items.

You may not require this registration for plant designs already registered in another jurisdiction.

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:

  • be either the person responsible for the design of the plant you intend to register, or the person who manages or controls that item of plant
  • provide a signed statement affirming the compliance of the design with relevant safety standards, and specifying the published technical standards and engineering principles used in the design
  • provide representational drawings of the design, and a design verification statement from an eligible design verifier
  • complete the relevant application form
  • pay the required fee.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $83.74

Per design registration.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2012 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety Regulations 2012 TAS

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.


WorkSafe Tasmania

Department of Justice

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 366 322
Phone: 03 6166 4600
Fax: 03 6173 0206
Website: WorkSafe Tasmania (Opens in new window)