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 0801

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

Consumer, Business and Occupational Services, Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 654 499 Email: CBOSinfo@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 

ACT

For Demolition

Access Canberra - Construction, Workplace and Dangerous Substances Licensing

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

GPO Box 158, Canberra ACT 2601

https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/2997/kw/Builder%20licensing

QLD

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney-General

PO Box 820 Lutwyche QLD 4030

Tel: 1300 369 915 or 1300 655 986 Fax: (07) 3874 7700 Email: WHSQLicensing@justice.qld.gov.au

http://www.deir.qld.gov.au/workplace/index.htm

SA

For Asbestos Removal

SafeWork SA

GPO Box 465 Adelaide SA 5001

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

http://www.safework.sa.gov.au/show_page.jsp?id=2690

VIC

For Demolition

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.buildingcommission.com.au/industry-and-practitioners/become-a-registered-building-practitioner2/application-forms/demolisher

WA

Worksafe, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square PO Perth WA 6850

Tel: 1300 424 091 Email: worksafelicensing@dmirs.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmirs.wa.gov.au/worksafe

expand Occupation Group : Automotive Gas Installers 

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

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

Consumer, Business and Occupational Services, Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 654 499 Email: CBOSinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

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

WA

EnergySafety Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square WA 6850

Tel: (08) 6251 2000 Email: energylicensing@dmirs.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmirs.wa.gov.au/energysafety

expand Occupation Group : Builders and building related occupations 

ACT

For Builders

Access Canberra - Construction, Workplace and Dangerous Substances Licensing

GPO Box 158, Canberra ACT 2601

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

https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/2997/kw/Builder%20licensing

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

QLD

Queensland Building and Construction Commission

GPO BOX 5099 Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: 1300 272 272 or 139 333 Fax: (07) 3225 2999 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://www.qbcc.qld.gov.au/when-you-need-licence/overview

TAS

Consumer, Business and Occupational Services, Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 654 499 Email: CBOSinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

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

WA

For building, building surveying and painting

Building Commission Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square WA 6852

Tel: 1300 489 099 Email: bcinfo@dmirs.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmirs.wa.gov.au/building-commission/

expand Occupation Group : Electrical contractors and other electrical occupations 

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

QLD

WorkCover Queensland

GPO Box 2459 Brisbane QLD 4001

Tel: 1300 362 128

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

TAS

Consumer, Business and Occupational Services, Department of Justice

PO Box 56 Rosny Park TAS 7018

Tel: 1300 654 499 Email: CBOSinfo@justice.tas.gov.au

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

WA

EnergySafety Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square WA 6850

Tel: (08) 6251 2000 Email: energylicensing@dmirs.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmirs.wa.gov.au/energysafety

expand Occupation Group : Gaming Occupations 

NSW

NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority

GPO Box 3970 Sydney NSW 2001

Tel: (02) 9995 0599 Fax: (02) 9211 0062 Email: info@ilga.nsw.gov.au

http://www.ilga.nsw.gov.au/

QLD

Queensland Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation

Locked Bag 180 City East QLD 4002

Tel: 13 74 68 International +61 7 3872 0999 Fax: (07) 3872 0998 Email: olgrinfo@justice.qld.gov.au

http://www.olgr.qld.gov.au/gaming

TAS

Department of Treasury and Finance Liquor and Gaming Branch

GPO Box 1374 Hobart TAS 7001

Tel: (03) 6166 4040 Fax: (03) 6234 1728 Email: gaming@treasury.tas.gov.au

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

WA

Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor

PO Box 6119 East Perth WA 6892

Tel: (08) 9425 1888 or For WA callers only: 1800 634 541 Fax: (08) 9325 1041 Email: rgl@rgl.wa.gov.au

http://www.rgl.wa.gov.au/Default.aspx?NodeId=63

expand Occupation Group : Land transport occupations 

NSW

For Dangerous Goods

NSW Environment Protection Agency

PO Box A290 Sydney South NSW 1232

Tel: 131 555 Email: d.goods@epa.nsw.gov.au

http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/dangerousgoods/training.htm

NSW

For Explosives

SafeWork NSW

PO Box 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/transporting-explosives

NT

For Passenger Vehicle Drivers

Department of Transport

GPO Box 2520 Darwin NT 0801

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, Industry Regulation and Safety

1 Adelaide Terrace East Perth WA 6004

Tel: (08) 9358 8014 Email: boe@dmirs.wa.gov.au

http://www.dmirs.wa.gov.au/

expand Occupation Group : Motor vehicle repairers 

NSW

For Motor Vehicle Repairers

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/motor_repairers_and_insurers.page

expand Occupation Group : Pest and weed controllers 

NSW

NSW Environment Protection Authority

PO Box A290 Sydney South NSW 1232

Tel: 131 555 Email: info@environment.nsw.gov.au

http://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/pesticides/pesticides.htm

NT

For Weed Controllers

Department of Primary Industry and Fisheries

PO Box 3000 Darwin NT 0801

Tel: (08) 8999 2344 Email: chemicals@nt.gov.au

http://www.nt.gov.au/d/Primary_Industry/index.cfm?newscat1=Chemical%20Services&newscat2=&header=Forms%20and%20Guides

QLD

For Pest Management

Queensland Health

PO Box 2368 Fortitude Valley BC QLD 4006

Tel: (07) 3328 9310 Fax: (07) 3328 9622 Email: hpu_licensing@health.qld.gov.au

http://www.health.qld.gov.au/industry/poisons_pest/

TAS

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment

GPO Box 46 Kings Meadows TAS 7249

Tel: 1300 368 550 or (03) 6777 2118 Fax: (03) 6336 5374 Email: information@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

http://www.dpipwe.tas.gov.au/agriculture/agvet-chemicals/licences-and-certificates

VIC

For Pest Management

The Department of Health and Human Services

GPO Box 4541 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 767 469 Fax: 1300 769 274 Email: pestcontrol@dhhs.vic.gov.au

http://www.health.vic.gov.au/pestcontrol/

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 0801

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: occupational@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 Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Locked Bag 14 Cloisters Square WA 6850

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

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

expand Occupation Group : Property agents, valuers and conveyancers 

ACT

For Real Estate, Business and Stock and Station Salespersons

Access Canberra - Community, Industry and Trader Licensing

GPO Box 158, Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: 13 22 81 Email: accesscanberra.bil@act.gov.au

https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1907/kw/real%20estate%20salesperson

ACT

For Employment Agents

Access Canberra - Community, Industry and Trader Licensing

GPO Box 158, Canberra ACT 2601

Tel: 13 22 81 Email: accesscanberra.bil@act.gov.au

https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/2300/kw/agent

NT

Department of Business (Gambling and Licensing Services)

GPO Box 1154 Darwin NT 0801

Tel: (08) 8999 1307 Email: propertyagents.licensing@nt.gov.au

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

QLD

For valuers

Valuers Registration Board of Queensland

Secretary to the Board Valuers Registration Board of QLD PO Box 15877 City East QLD 4002

Tel: (07) 3221 3892 Fax: (07) 3211 4878 Email: Go to the website for the Online Enquiry Form

http://vrbqld.com.au

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 Shotfirers

Access Canberra - Construction, Workplace and Dangerous Substances Licensing

GPO Box 158, Canberra ACT 2601

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

https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/2173/kw/shotfirers

NSW

For Shotfirers

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/blasting-explosives-user-licence

NT

NT WorkSafe

GPO Box 3200 Darwin NT 0801

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

WorkSafe Victoria

GPO Box 4306 Melbourne VIC 3001

Tel: 1300 852 562 or 1800 136 089 Fax: 1800 060 727 Email: licensing@worksafe.vic.gov.au

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