Painting Contractor Registration - Western Australia


You will need this registration if you intend to provide painting services valued at over $1000 to consumers in Western Australia. This registration is available for sole traders, partnerships and companies. After you have obtained this registration you will be able to use a title, such as registered painting contractor.

If you intend to operate a partnership or company, you will need to appoint a nominated supervisor.

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 to obtain this registration you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • have the financial capacity to meet your debts
  • not currently be bankrupt.

Please refer to the attached documents or the Agency website and Contact Officer for more information on any eligibility requirements specific to your registration.


3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $61.50


Apply Application All $150.00 Partnership and company
Apply Licence All $320.00

Individual - 3 years

Apply Licence All $505.00

Partnership - 3 years

Apply Licence All $1143.20

Company - 3 years

Other resources

Act(s) name

Building Services (Registration) Act 2011 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Building Services (Registration) Regulations 2011 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Building and Energy

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:

Building General Enquiries

Building and Energy

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Mason Bird Building
Level 1
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington, Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 100
East Perth, Western Australia 6892
Phone: 1300 489 099
Fax: 08 6251 1501
Website: Building and Energy (Opens in new window)