Licensing Contacts

Appeals Tribunals

​Country ​​Tribunal Mailing Address​ Contact Details​ Website Address​
Australia ​Administrative Appeals Tribunal ​GPO Box 9955 
Sydney NSW 2001
​Tel: 1300 366 700 www.aat.gov.au
New Zealand ​Trans-Tasman Occupations Tribunal ​​Tribunals Unit
Private Bag 32-001
Panama Street Wellington 6146
​Tel: +64 4 462 6660
Fax: +64 4 462 6686
Email: tribunals@justice.govt.nz
www.justice.govt.nz/tribunals/trans-tasman-occupations-tribunal

Licensing Authorities 

Select one of the occupation groups below to view contact details for the relevant occupational licensing authorities in each Australian state and territory.

expand Occupation Group : Air-conditioning and refrigeration mechanics 

Commonwealth

Australian Refrigeration Council Ltd

Locked Bag 3033 Box Hill Vic 3128

Tel: 1300 88 44 83 Fax: 1300 55 40 23 Email: enquire@arctick.org

http://www.arctick.org/

NT

For Restricted Electrical Licence

Electrical Workers and Contractors Licensing Board

GPO Box 1680 Darwin NT 801

Tel: (08) 8936 4079 Fax: (08) 8942 6461 Email: electrical.licensing@nt.gov.au

http://www.electricallicensing.nt.gov.au

QLD

For Restricted Electrical Licence

WorkCover Queensland

GPO Box 2459 Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: 1300 362 128

https://www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/licensing-and-registrations/electrical-licences

TAS

For Restricted Electrical Licence

Building Standards and Occupational Licensing Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 366 322 (From within Tasmania) or (03) 6166 4600 (From elsewhere) Fax: (03) 6233 8338 Email: wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

http://www.justice.tas.gov.au/licensing_and_accreditation

VIC

Victorian Building Authority

GPO Box 536 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 815 127 Fax: (03) 9618 9062 Email: customerservice@vba.vic.gov.au

http://www.vba.vic.gov.au/

expand Occupation Group : Asbestos and Demolition 

NT

NT WorkSafe

GPO Box 3200 Darwin NT 801

Tel: 1800 019 115 Fax: (08) 8999 5141 Email: ntworksafe.@nt.gov.au

http://www.worksafe.nt.gov.au/Workers/Pages/Licensing.aspx

SA

For Demolition

Consumer Business and Services SA Attorney-General’s Department

GPO Box 1719 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 131 882 Fax: (08) 8204 9697 Email: occupational@sa.gov.au

http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/wcm/licensing-and-registration/occupational-licensing-and-registration/builders-quick-links/builder/

TAS

Workplace Standards Tasmania

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 366 322 (within Tasmania) or (03) 6166 4600 (for callers external to Tasmania) Fax: (03) 6233 8338 Email: wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

http://www.workplacestandards.tas.gov.au/

VIC

For Asbestos Removal

WorkSafe Victoria

GPO Box 4293 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 852 562 or 1800 136 089 or (03) 9641 1444 Fax: 1800 060 727 Email: licensing@worksafe.vic.gov.au or info@worksafe.vic.gov.au

http://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/forms-and-publications/forms-and-publications/application-for-a-licence-to-operate-as-an-asbestos-removalist

expand Occupation Group : Automotive Gas Installers 

ACT

ACT Environment and Sustainable Development

GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: (02) 6207 1923 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.actpla.act.gov.au/topics/hiring_licensing

NT

NT WorkSafe

GPO Box 3200 Darwin NT 801

Tel: 1800 019 115 Fax: (08) 8999 5141 Email: ntworksafe.@nt.gov.au

http://www.worksafe.nt.gov.au/Workers/Pages/Licensing.aspx

SA

SafeWork SA

GPO Box 465 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 1300 365 255 or (08) 8303 0400 Fax: (08) 8204 9200 Email: help@safework.sa.gov.au

http://www.safework.sa.gov.au/show_page.jsp?id=2137

VIC

Automotive Alternate Fuels Registration Board (AAFRB)

PO Box 3114 Auburn VIC 3123

Tel: (03) 9818 4304 Fax: (03) 9815 1540 Email: aafrb@aafrb.com.au

http://www.aafrb.com.au/

expand Occupation Group : Builders and building related occupations 

ACT

ACT Environment and Sustainable Development

GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: (02) 6207 1923 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.actpla.act.gov.au/topics/hiring_licensing

NT

For residential builders

NT Building Practitioners Board

GPO Box 1154 Darwin NT 0801

Tel: (08) 8936 4082 Email: bpb@nt.gov.au

http://www.bpb.nt.gov.au/

SA

Consumer and Business Services

GPO Box 1719 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 131 882 Fax: (08) 8204 9697 Email: occupational@sa.gov.au

http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/

VIC

Victorian Building Authority

GPO Box 536 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 815 127 Fax: (03) 9618 9062 Email: customerservice@vba.vic.gov.au

http://www.vba.vic.gov.au/

expand Occupation Group : Electrical contractors and other electrical occupations 

ACT

ACT Environment and Sustainable Development

GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: (02) 6207 1923 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.actpla.act.gov.au/topics/hiring_licensing

NT

Electrical Workers and Contractors Licensing Board

GPO Box 1680 Darwin NT 801

Tel: (08) 8936 4079 Fax: (08) 8942 6461 Email: electrical.licensing@nt.gov.au

http://www.electricallicensing.nt.gov.au

SA

Consumer and Business Services

GPO Box 1719 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 131 882 Fax: (08) 8204 9697 Email: CBS-CSC@sa.gov.au

http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/

VIC

Energy Safe Victoria

PO Box 262 Collins Street West VIC 8007

Tel: 1800 815 721 or (03) 9203 9700 Fax: (03) 9686 2197 Email: info@esv.vic.gov.au

http://www.esv.vic.gov.au/Electricity-Professionals

expand Occupation Group : Gaming Occupations 

ACT

ACT Gambling and Racing Commission

PO Box 214 Civic Square ACT 2608

Tel: (02) 6207 0359 Fax: (02) 6207 7372 Email: grclicensing@act.gov.au

http://www.gamblingandracing.act.gov.au

NT

NT Licensing Commission Department of Business

GPO Box 1154 Darwin NT 801

Tel: (08) 8999 1800 Fax: (08) 8999 6232 Email: licensingcommission@nt.gov.au

http://www.dob.nt.gov.au/gambling-licensing/licensing-commission/Pages/default.aspx

SA

Independent Gambling Authority

PO Box 67 Rundle Mall Adelaide SA 5000

Tel: (08) 8226 7233 Fax: (08) 8226 7247 Email: iga@iga.sa.gov.au

http://www.iga.sa.gov.au

VIC

Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

PO Box 1988 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 182 457 Email: contact@vcglr.vic.gov.au

http://www.vcglr.vic.gov.au/home/gambling/

expand Occupation Group : Land transport occupations 

ACT

For Dangerous Goods

Justice and Community Safety Directorate

Office of Regulatory Services GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: (02) 6207 3000 Fax: (02) 6205 0336 Email: worksafe@act.gov.au

http://www.worksafety.act.gov.au/dangerous_substances

NSW

For Dangerous Goods

SafeWork NSW

Locked Bag 2906 Lisarow NSW 2252

Tel: 13 10 50 Email: contact@safework.nsw.gov.au

http://www.safework.nsw.gov.au/licences-and-registrations/licences

NT

For Passenger Vehicle Drivers

Department of Transport

GPO Box 2520 Darwin NT 801

Tel: (08) 8924 7580 Fax: (08) 8924 7585 Email: rtcpv@nt.gov.au

http://www.transport.nt.gov.au/

QLD

For Dangerous Goods

Department of Transport and Main Roads

PO Box 673 Fortitude Valley Queensland 4006

Tel: 13 23 80 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/business-industry/Accreditations/Dangerous-goods/Dangerous-goods-driver-licensing.aspx

QLD

For Passenger Vehicle Drivers

Department of Transport and Main Roads

PO Box 673 Fortitude Valley Queensland 4006

Tel: 13 23 80 Email: ptstandards@tmr.qld.gov.au

http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/Licensing/Passenger-transport-driver-authorisation.aspx

SA

For Passenger Vehicle Drivers

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure

GPO Box 1533 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 13 10 84 or (08) 8226 8026 Email: Reginfo@sa.gov.au

http://www.sa.gov.au/topics/transport-travel-and-motoring/motoring/drivers-and-licences/driver-s-licence-classes-and-conditions/driver-s-licence-classes

SA

For Dangerous Goods

SafeWork SA

GPO Box 465 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 1300 365 255 or (08) 8303 0400 Fax: (08) 8204 9200 Email: help@safework.sa.gov.au

http://www.safework.sa.gov.au/show_page.jsp?id=2263

TAS

For Dangerous Goods

WorkSafe Tasmania Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 366 322 (From within Tasmania) or (03) 6166 4600 (From elsewhere) Fax: (03) 6233 8338 Email: wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

http://www.workplacestandards.tas.gov.au

VIC

For Dangerous Goods

WorkSafe Victoria Licensing

GPO Box 4293 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 852 562 or (03) 9641 1444 Fax: 1800 060 727 Email: licensing@worksafe.vic.gov.au

http://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/safety-and-prevention/licensing

WA

For Passenger Vehicle Drivers

Department of Transport

GPO Box R1290 Perth WA 6844

Tel: 13 11 56 or (08) 9216 8000 Fax: 1300 669 995 Email: compliance@transport.wa.gov.au

http://www.transport.wa.gov.au/licensing/licensing.asp

expand Occupation Group : Mine manager occupations 

QLD

Department of Natural Resources and Mines

PO Box 15216 City East QLD 4002

Tel: (07) 3199 8023 Email: explosives@dnrm.qld.gov.au

https://www.dnrm.qld.gov.au/our-department/contact-us/explosives-inspectorate-contacts

WA

Department of Mines and Petroleum

Mineral House 100 Plain Street East Perth WA 6004

Tel: (08) 9358 8001 Fax: (08) 9358 8000 Email: dgsb@dmp.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmp.wa.gov.au/8031.aspx

expand Occupation Group : Motor vehicle repairers 

WA

Consumer Protection, Department of Commerce

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square PO Perth WA 6850

Tel: 1300 304 054 Email: licensingenquiries@commerce.wa.gov.au

https://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/consumer-protection/licences-and-registrations

expand Occupation Group : Pest and weed controllers 

ACT

Environment and Sustainable Development Directorate

GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: 13 22 81 Email: environment@act.gov.au

http://www.actpla.act.gov.au/topics/hiring_licensing

NT

For Pest Controllers

Department of Health

GPO Box 40596 Casuarina NT 811

Tel: (08) 8922 7377 Fax: (08) 8922 7036 Email: Go the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.health.nt.gov.au/Environmental_Health/Poisons_Control/Pest_Control_Operators/index.aspx

QLD

For Weed Controllers

Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

GPO Box 46 Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: 13 25 23 or (07) 3404 6999 Fax: (07) 3404 6900 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.daff.qld.gov.au/plants/weeds-pest-animals-ants

SA

SA Health

PO Box 6 Rundle Mall SA 5000

Tel: (08) 8226 7100 Fax : (08) 8226 6681 Email: controlled.substances@health.sa.gov.au

http://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/protecting+public+health/drugs+poisons+chemicals+and+contaminants/medicines+poisons+and+pest+control+licences

VIC

For Native Fauna & Agriculture

Department of Environment and Primary Industries

PO Box 500 Melbourne VIC 3002

Tel: 136 186 or (03) 9637 8000 Fax: (03) 5339 4680 Email: customer.service@depi.vic.gov.au

http://www.depi.vic.gov.au/agriculture-and-food/farm-management/chemical-use/agricultural-chemical-use/licenses-permits-and-forms

WA

Pesticide Safety Section Environmental Health Directorate Department of Health

PO Box 8172 Perth BC WA 6849

Tel: (08) 9388 4864 Fax: (08) 9383 0770 Email: pesticidesafety@health.wa.gov.au

http://www.public.health.wa.gov.au/3/1137/2/pesticide_licenses.pm

expand Occupation Group : Plumbers and gasfitters 

NSW

Office of Fair Trading

PO Box 972 Parramatta NSW 2124

Tel: 13 32 20 or (02) 9895 0111 Fax: (02) 9895 0222 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Tradespeople/Home_building_licensing.page

NT

For Plumbing

Plumbers and Drainers Licensing Board

GPO Box 1680 Darwin NT 801

Tel: (08) 8936 4083 Fax: (08) 8999 8967 Email: pdlb@nt.gov.au

http://www.plumberslicensing.nt.gov.au/

QLD

For all plumbing licences and registrations

Plumbing Industry Council Department of Housing and Public Works

PO Box 15027 City East QLD 4002

Tel: 1800 682 021 or (07) 3235 4149 Email: plumbers@qld.gov.au

http://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/construction/BuildingPlumbing/Pages/default.aspx

SA

Consumer and Business Services

GPO Box 1719 Adelaide SA 5001

Tel: 131 882 Fax: (08) 8204 9697 Email: CBS-CSC@sa.gov.au

http://www.cbs.sa.gov.au/

VIC

Plumbing and Gasfitting

Victorian Building Authority

GPO Box 536 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 815 127 Fax: (03) 9618 9062 Email: customerservice@vba.vic.gov.au

http://www.vba.vic.gov.au/

WA

For all gasfitting licences and registrations

Energy Safety Department of Commerce

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square WA 6850

Tel: (08) 6251 2000 Email: energysafety@commerce.wa.gov.au or energylicensing@commerce.wa.gov.au

http://www.commerce.wa.gov.au/EnergySafety/

expand Occupation Group : Property agents, valuers and conveyancers 

NSW

For property occupations

Office of Fair Trading

PO Box 972 Parramatta NSW 2124

Tel: 13 32 20 or (02) 9895 0111 Fax: (02) 9895 0222 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Property_agents_and_managers/Licensing_and_certification.page

QLD

Office of Fair Trading

Industry Licensing Office of Fair Trading GPO Box 3111 Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: 13 74 68 or International callers: +61 7 3405 0985 Fax: (07) 3008 5933 Email: IndustryLicensing@justice.qld.gov.au

http://www.fairtrading.qld.gov.au/property-agents-managers.htm

TAS

For conveyancers

Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading Department of Justice

GPO Box 1244 HOBART TAS 7001

Tel: 1300 65 44 99 Fax: (03) 6233 8767 Email: CAFT.Licensing@justice.tas.gov.au

http://www.consumer.tas.gov.au/conveyancing

VIC

Consumer Affairs Victoria

PO Box 123 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 135 452 Email: bla@justice.vic.gov.au

http://www.consumer.vic.gov.au/businesses

expand Occupation Group : Shotfirers and pyrotechnicians 

ACT

For Dangerous Goods

Justice and Community Safety Directorate

Office of Regulatory Services GPO Box 158 Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: (02) 6207 3000 Fax: (02) 6205 0336 Email: worksafe@act.gov.au

http://www.worksafety.act.gov.au/dangerous_substances

NSW

For Pyrotechnicians

SafeWork NSW

Locked Bag 2906 Lisarow NSW 2252

Tel: 13 10 50 Email: contact@safework.nsw.gov.au

http://www.safework.nsw.gov.au/licences-and-registrations/licences/explosives-and-fireworks-licences

QLD

Department of Natural Resources and Mines

PO Box 15216 City East QLD 4002

Tel: (07) 3199 8023 Email: explosives@dnrm.qld.gov.au

https://www.dnrm.qld.gov.au/our-department/contact-us/explosives-inspectorate-contacts

TAS

WorkSafe Tasmania Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 366 322 (with Tasmania) or (03) 6166 4600 (for callers external to Tasmania) Fax: (03) 6233 8338 Email: wstinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

http://www.workplacestandards.tas.gov.au/licensing/explosives_and_fireworks_licensing

WA

Department of Mines and Petroleum

Mineral House 100 Plain Street East Perth WA 6004

Tel: (08) 9358 8001 Fax: (08) 9358 8000 Email: dgsb@dmp.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmp.wa.gov.au/8031.aspx