Restricted Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Licence
Published by: Department of the Environment and Energy / Australian Refrigeration Council
When is this licence required?

You will require this licence if you intend to work on refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) equipment and you are unable to meet the conditions for the grant of a full Refrigerant Handling Licence.

This licence entitles you to only undertake specified work in relation to RAC equipment. Specified work means any activities that are listed on your licence, which are typically issued for one or a small number of related activities.

Some of the types of activities this licence permits you to undertake include working:

  • in RAC equipment manufacturing plants
  • on off-shore oil drilling platforms
  • on RAC equipment in the areas of aviation, maritime or transport refrigeration.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.


What are the eligibility requirements for this licence?

To be eligible to receive this licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • supply details about relevant training and experience
  • have completed an eligible competency based training course.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


How much does this licence cost?
Application $73.00 1 year licence
$146.00 2 year licence
$219.00 3 year licence

How often do you need to apply for this licence?
Duration: Maximum 2 years.

What legislation specifies this requirement?
  • Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989
  • Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995

Who can you talk to for more information?
WA Licensing Enquiries
Australian Refrigeration Council
Department of the Environment and Energy
1/8 Exchange Road
Malaga
WA 6090
Locked Bag 3033
Box Hill
VIC 3128
Telephone: 1300 884 483
Fax: 1300 554 023


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Last updated: 28/06/2018 12:14:42

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