Registration or Re-Registration of Individual Plant Items - Western Australia


You will require 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 any of those things
  • anything fitted or connected to any of those things.

Only certain types of plant need to be registered. These include:

  • Amusement Structures
  • Boilers
  • Building Maintenance Units
  • Lifts
  • Mobile or Tower Cranes
  • Pressure vessels
  • 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.

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 registration you must submit the required form accompanied by:

  • information to identify plant item
  • the name of the regulatory authority that approved the plant design
  • plant design registration number
  • the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $113.40

Registration and re-registration of an item of plant

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of 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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries


Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 307 877
Phone: 08 6251 2200
Website: WorkSafe Western Australia (Opens in new window)