Applying for a new high risk work licence 


To apply for a licence to perform high risk work or to have an additional class added to your licence, you must:

  • be 18 years of age and 
  • have successfully completed a competency assessment with an accredited HRW licence assessor.

For full details, see section 2 of A Guide to High Risk Work Licensing in Tasmania.

How to apply 

At a Service Tasmania shop, you must submit:

  • the application form Licence to perform high risk work (GF083) with the relevant fee
  • a Current Assessment and Interim Summary Assessment, which you will receive from an accredited assessor
  • evidence of your identity

You will have your photograph taken for the licence.

Receiving your licence

You should receive your licence within 60 days.

If you don't, you'll need to contact WorkSafe.

If you don't contact WorkSafe, you may need to re-apply at Service Tasmania and pay a new fee.