Acceptance of Gas Installations - Victoria


You will require acceptance by the Agency if you intend to carry out work on a complex gas installation or on a standard gas installation of a prescribed class before the gas installation is commissioned. Acceptance is needed to ensure all gas installations are safe and meet legislative requirements.

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 acceptance, you must:

  • apply in writing
  • submit all required information
  • submit a statement of compliance in the prescribed form
  • pay the prescribed fee.
You will have to submit additional information if the gas installation:
  • has total gas rate exceeding 3.8 gigajoules per hour
  • has an operating pressure exceeding 200 kilo pascals
  • is to be installed in a building exceeding 10 storeys above ground
  • contains a Type B appliance.
The additional information needed to submit is contained in Schedule 8 and 9 of the regulations.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Acceptance of Complex Gas Installations and Type B Gas Installations - Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
Apply All GasTrac - Online (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Gas Safety Act 1997 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Gas Safety (Gas Installation) Regulations 2018 Victoria

Administering agency

Energy Safe Victoria

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Gas Applications

Energy Safe Victoria

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