Pipeline Licence - Tasmania


You will require this licence if you intend to operate a pipeline or pipeline facility. This licence will allow you to carry out the following activities:

  • Construct or alter a pipeline or pipeline facility; and
  • Operate or maintain a pipeline or pipeline facility.

Pipelines are used to carry natural gas, petroleum or another regulated substance. A pipeline facility to extract, treat or store gas from pipelines.

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 licence you must:

  • Have sufficient technical and financial resources;
  • Provide details of the proposed pipeline network or facility; and
  • Pay any required fees.

Applications must be made by a body corporate or partnership of bodies corporate. Please consult the Contact Officer for detailed information on the requirements for this licence.


Up to 25 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $7750.00

Construct or operate a pipeline or pipeline facility.

Renew Renewal Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Other, Co-operative, Incorporated Association $7750.00 -

Administering agency

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Contact details

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


Operating address: Level 5
111 Macquarie Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 770
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 4422
Email: office@economicregulator.tas.gov.au