Mechanical services licences
About new mechanical services licences
- From 1 January 2020, mechanical services licences will be introduced for mechanical services work of any value. The new licensing framework will be implemented in stages.
- From 1 July 2020, contractors must be licensed to carry out mechanical services work.
- From 1 January 2022, all workers must be licensed to carry out mechanical services work.
Your circumstances will determine your pathway to obtain the licence you need. Below is a timeline that shows the transitional licensing timeframes.
Applying for a mechanical services licence
Click to explore the different timeframes and application requirements for each mechanical licence stream.