Plumbing Contractor Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to contract for plumbing work. A contractor may be the owner, partner, corporate officer or manager of a gas-fitting business. They do not necessarily need to possess a gas-fitting practitioner licence.

A contractor must nominate a practitioner licence holder (who has completed additional qualifications) to be a Nominated Manager, who must manage and supervise the prescribed work undertaken by the business.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for this licence you must:

  • possess adequate insurance coverage (at least $5 million for any one occurrence)
  • nominate a qualified person to be the nominated manager
  • be a fit and proper person
  • submit the form, prescribed fee and any associated documentation.

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

Duration

One year, unless otherwise specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees for this licence vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Act(s) name

Occupational Licensing Act 2005 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Licensing (Plumbing Work) Regulations 2010 TAS

Approval time

Up to 21 days after receiving the application.

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.

Enquiries

Consumer Building and Occupational Services

Department of Justice

Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 1300 654 499
Fax: 03 6173 0205
Email: cbosinfo@justice.tas.gov.au
Website: Building Standards and Occupational Licensing (Opens in new window)