Levy Reduction or Exemption - Construction Projects - Western Australia


This is an exemption or reduction for a construction industry levy. The levy is a payment for construction projects undertaken by project owners and applies to all residential, commercial and civil engineering projects where the total value of construction is more than $20,000.

A project owner is either

  • the person required to hold a permit for construction work
  • the person or organisation contracted by the state government to carry out the construction work.

Construction work includes:

  • construction
  • erection
  • installation
  • renovation
  • alteration
  • demolition
  • repairs.

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 exemption you must be undertaking construction work:

  • for charitable purposes
  • on land that is owned by an incorporated charitable organisation
  • on land that was transferred or conveyed to that charitable organisation in a transaction that was exempt from stamp duty.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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 Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Reduction or Exemption from Levy - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Refund of Levy Paid Claim Form - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Building and Construction Industry Training Fund and Levy Collection Act 1990 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Building and Construction Industry Training Fund and Levy Collection Regulations 1991 Western Australia

Building and Construction Levy Exemption Notice 2005 Western Australia

Additional information

The Levy may also be refunded if the relevant construction project is cancelled. This must be done through the approved form.

Administering agency

Construction Training Fund

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:

General Enquiries

Construction Training Fund

Operating address: 104 Belgravia Street
Belmont, Western Australia 6104
Mailing address: PO BOX 303
Cloverdale, Western Australia 6985
Phone: 08 9244 0100
Fax: 08 9244 0199
Email: inquiries@ctf.wa.gov.au
Website: Construction Training Fund (Opens in new window)

Supporting information