How to Apply

You can apply for a licence by contacting the DoH Regulation Unit at to request that a licence application kit be posted to you, or by downloading a pdf version of the application kit from the Forms section of this website. Applicants will be invoiced for a licence application fee on receipt of the application (see Licensing Fees for current fee values). Please note that applications will not be processed until full payment of the application fee has been received.

Completed forms are to be submitted by post to:

The Secretary, Department of Health
C/O Regulation Unit
GPO Box 125
Hobart TAS 7001

The steps for obtaining a licence are diagrammed below:

Licensing steps diagram

Note: Licences are subject to ongoing compliance and payment of the annual renewal fee by 31 December each calendar year. Please refer to: Existing Licences – Compliance; Existing Licences – Annual Renewal Process and Existing Licences – Change of circumstances for further information on renewals and/or making changes to your licence.