Endorsement as a Professional Engineer - Victoria


You will need to apply for endorsement if you intend to register and practise as a professional engineer in:

  • structural engineering
  • civil engineering
  • mechanical engineering
  • electrical engineering
  • fire safety engineering
  • any other prescribed area of engineering.

You may apply for endorsement at the same time as, or after, an application to register as a professional engineer.

Service type


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

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need to lodge an endorsement statement and pay an endorsement fee annually.

Unless otherwise specified, this fee must be paid at any time in the six weeks before the date the endorsement came into force and be accompanied by an endorsement statement.


Endorsement lasts for a period of up to three years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $221.70 Initial endorsement of registration. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Application All $111.50 Annual endorsement fee. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Renewal All $221.70 Request for renewal of endorsement. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Variation All $87.00 Application to add an area of engineering to an endorsement. Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Business Licensing Authority

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:

Business Licensing Authority

Mailing address: General Correspondence
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Mailing address: Complaints
GPO BOX 4567
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300 558 181
Website: Consumer Affairs Victoria (Opens in new window)