Licensed Plumbers Numbers

Licence Type Number
Plumbing Contractor 3,239
Tradesperson 3,905
Total Number of Licensed Plumbers

Establishment and function

The Plumbers Licensing Board was established by the Plumbers Licensing Act 1995.

The Act vests the Board with four main functions:

  1. to monitor matters relating to the qualification and training of plumbers;
  2. to advise the Minister for Commerce on matters relating to the licensing and regulation of plumbers;
  3. to administer a plumber licensing scheme; and
  4. to perform licensing, disciplinary and other function given to it by the Regulations (Plumbers Licensing and Plumbing Standards Regulations ).

Page last updated on: Tuesday, 10 December 2013

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