Apply for an electrical licence

An electrical licence is required under the Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 1991 for any persons conducting electrical work in Western Australia.

The Electricity (Licensing) Regulations 1991 provide that electrical work, in Western Australia, may only be carried out by persons with the appropriate electrical worker's licence (as issued by the Electrical Licensing Board) unless it is a type of work that is exempted by regulation.

Find information about the types of electrical licences available, required forms, payment methods and other services for electricians. 

Page reviewed 03 August 2018