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Permit to Carry Out Gas Fitting Work LPG and CNG

Fees: Refer to Related Information for current Fees.

Duration: 3 years

Classes of Gas Fitting Work:

There are six classes of gas fitting as follows:

  • Class 1 - all classes of gas fitting
  • Class 2 - three installations for approval (a pre-requisite to obtaining a Class 1)
  • Class 3 - fork lifts only (installation, maintenance, repair)
  • Class 4 - vehicle gas equipment (maintenance, repair)
  • Class 5* - stationary engines (installation, maintenance, repair)
  • Class 6 - other situation specific e.g. wreckers removing systems (combination of installation, maintenance, repair)

* Work on stationary engines that involves large volume of LPG/CNG may also require a 'Type B' gas licence issued by the Office of the Technical Regulator.

A person who carries out gas fitting work must ensure, where the work is for the use of LPG, that the work is carried out in accordance with the relevant requirements of AS/NZS 1425.

A person who carries out gas fitting work must ensure, where the work is for the use of CNG, that the work is carried out in accordance with the relevant requirements of AS/NZS 2739.

Forms:

  • Application for a permit to carry out Gas Fitting Work
  • Application for the issue of Gas Plates and Books
  • Guide for Applicants - Permit to Carry Out Gas Fitting Work
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Example Gas Fitting Work Permit