Plant Item Registration - Western Australia


You will need this registration if you have certain items of plant within your workplace. Plant can include:

  • any machinery, equipment, appliance, container, implement and tool
  • any component of the above items of plant
  • anything fitted or connected to the above items of plant.

Only certain types of plant need to be registered, including:

  • amusement structures (other than class 1)
  • boilers
  • building maintenance units
  • lifts
  • mobile cranes (other than tow trucks)
  • pressure vessels
  • tower cranes
  • truck-mounted concrete placing units with booms.

If the designs of the plant change, the plant is relocated or there is a change of ownership of the plant, the plant must be re-registered.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Registration fee for item of plant:

  • mines - $64.00
  • general workplaces - $691.00.

Fees for 2023-24

General Duplicate Certificate All $105.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Plant - Term Definitions (Opens in new window)

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.