Registration of Building Practitioners - Erector or Supervisor of Temporary Structures - Victoria


You will require this registration if you intend to operate as an Erector or Supervisor of Temporary Structures. An Erector or Supervisor of Temporary Structures sets up and dismantles large tents, marquees, stages, scaffolding, seating stands, equipment platforms, towers and pre-fabricated buildings.

There are two classes of registration for Erectors or Supervisors of Temporary Structures:

  • Class 1 Erector or Supervisor of Temporary Structures - erect, maintain and dismantle stages, seating stands or equipment platforms and towers.
  • Class 2 Erector or Supervisor of Temporary Structures - erect, dismantle or supervise the erection or dismantling of tents, marquees and pre-fabricated buildings over 100 square metres in floor area.

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 registration, you must:

  • hold the required qualifications and period of practical experience
  • satisfy the agency that you are of good character and fit to work as an erector or supervisor of temporary structures
  • hold, at least, the minimum compliant insurance policy
  • provide a signed authorisation allowing the Agency to conduct a National Police Certificate check.

You may be required to sit a VBA exam. The Agency will contact you to schedule the exam and will advise the exam fee.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will be required to pay the annual renewal fee. The Agency may also require you to prove your insurance cover during the renewal process.




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Act(s) name

Building Act 1993 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2018 Victoria

Administering agency

Victorian Building Authority

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