High Risk Work Licence Assessor Registration - Western Australia


You will need this registration if you intend to assess the competency of high risk work (HRW) licence applicants. High risk work includes:

  • Scaffolding - basic, intermediate and advanced.
  • Rigging work - dogging, basic, intermediate and advanced rigging.
  • Crane and hoist operation - tower, self-erecting tower, derrick, portal boom, bridge and gantry, vehicle loading, non slewing mobile, slewing, materials hoist, personnel and materials hoist, boom-type elevating work platform, vehicle mounted concrete placing boom.
  • Forklift operation - forklift trucks, order-picking forklift trucks.
  • Pressure equipment operation - basic, intermediate and advanced boiler operation, turbine operation, reciprocating steam engine operation.

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:

  • have obtained the required qualification in assessment 'Certificate IV in Workplace Assessment and Training
  • hold a current high risk work licence in the required class
  • be able to demonstrate a minimum of 3 years regular, recent, and varied industry experience performing the type of HRW for which accreditation is sought
  • hold an equivalent accreditation from another State or Territory.

If you hold a current equivalent accreditation under a corresponding interstate WHS law, you may request for that accreditation to be recognised in WA.


Three years unless suspended or cancelled.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1850.00

Fees for 2024-25

General Duplicate Certificate All $39.00

Fees for 2024-25

Renew Renewal All $490.00

Fees for 2024-25

Vary Variation All $504.00

Application to add a class to the accreditation. Fees for 2024-25

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


Contact details

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