Fire Protection Association Australia 03 8892 3131

Follow us: 

LinkedInTwitterFacebook

Annual Indexation to Application Fees for Fire Protection Industry Permit Scheme

 

Under the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations (1995), Regulation 346 provides for the annual indexation of permit application fees. The annual indexation formula uses the Wage Price Index (WPI) figures, published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Due to the WPI figures released this year, Fire Protection licence application fees will increase by 2.5% from1 January 2015.

 

The table below lists the current application fees and application fees from 1 January 2015:

 

Fire Protection Industry Fees

2014 Fee

From 1 Jan 2015

Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence - Qualified Persons

 

$257

$263

Extinguishing Agend Handling Licence - Experienced Persons

Licence 6 (1 year)

 

$128

$131

Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence - Trainee (1 year)

 

$128

$131

Extinguishing Agent Trading Authorisation (2 years)

 

$431

$442

Halon Special Permit (1 year)

 

$257

$263

 

For further information about the changes to permit fees, visit the Department of the Environment's website at http://www.environment.gov.au or contact the Fire Protection Industry (ODS&SGG) Board:

 

Executive Officer - Ozone Protection

Fire Protection Industry (ODS & SGG) Board

PO Box 1049

Box Hill Vic 3128

T 1300 731 922

T 03 8892 3131

F 03 8892 3132

E ozone@fpaa.com.au