Restricted Electrical Licence - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to undertake limited electrical work which is incidental to your normal work duties. Categories of the licence include:

  • refrigeration and air conditioning
  • instrumentation and control
  • electronics
  • water heaters
  • composite equipment
  • control devices
  • gas appliances
  • motors
  • explosion protection equipment.

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 licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • demonstrate a need to obtain a restricted licence
  • have the relevant qualifications, training, competencies and experience for the type of electrical work you intend to carry out.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $267.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Electrical Work) Regulations 2018 Tasmania

Approval time

15 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.