Gas fitting permit
A permit to carry out gas fitting work (motor vehicles) is required for the installation, maintenance and repair of LPG/CNG fuel systems fitted to any internal combustion engine.
Who should apply
Anyone who intends to carry out gas fitting work on motor vehicles must hold a permit.
Applicants must hold qualifications in an approved trade and have either completed an approved training course or have a letter giving details of three months' experience working under a Class 1 permit holder. The letter must be issued by the Class 1 permit holder.
Details of trade qualifications are listed on the application form.
How to apply
1. Application form
Download an application form from the SafeWork SA website.
Lodge the signed application in person or by post with SafeWork SA, along with the specified fees and any supporting documents indicated in the application form.
Commencing 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018
The fees listed include:
- an application fee of $109.00 (for a licence period of three years from date granted)
- one book of 25 compliance certificates at $108.75
- and for a Class 2 application, three compliance plates at $10.90 each.
|Class 1||All classes of gas fitting||$0 – must already hold Class 2|
|Class 2||Three installations for approval||$250.45|
|Class 3||Fork lifts only: installation, maintenance and repair||$217.75|
|Class 4||Maintenance and repair of vehicle gas equipment||$217.75|
|Class 5||Stationary engines: installation, maintenance and repair||$217.75|
|Class 6||Other situation specific - please provide details on application form||$217.75|
Licences must be renewed every three years.
- Guidance note – gas fitting installations – SafeWork SA