Registration to Work with Vulnerable People - Tasmania


You will need this registration if you intend to volunteer for or be employed in a role involving vulnerable children and adults, including those with National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) endorsement. This registration is necessary so that vulnerable people are protected against prohibited people. It involves a risk assessment process following checks of your criminal record and background.

Examples of roles where registration is likely to be needed include:

  • education
  • child care
  • clubs or associations
  • coaching or tuition
  • religious
  • youth justice
  • adoption
  • disability
  • accommodation
  • transport
  • health
  • mentoring.

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 over 16 years of age.


Five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $22.44

Volunteer fee. Fees for 2024-25

Apply Application All $130.90

Employee fee. Fees for 2024-25

General Duplicate Certificate All $46.75

Fees for 2024-25

Vary Variation All $108.46

Fee to amend class of registration. Fees for 2024-25

Vary Variation All $46.75

Amendment of conditional registration. Fees for 2024-25

Act(s) name

Registration to Work With Vulnerable People Act 2013 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014 Tasmania

Approval time

40 business days

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.