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Season’s Greetings

From all of us here at the Labour Hire Authority, we would like to wish you a very happy holiday season and a wonderful new year.

The Authority will remain open over the festive season, except on the following days:

  • Christmas Day, Wednesday 25 December 2019
  • Boxing Day, Thursday 26 December 2019
  • New Year’s Day, Wednesday 1 January 2020
19 December 2019

Labour hire scope scenarios

Labour hire licensing applies to all industries. If you supply one or more workers to perform work in and as part of a business or undertaking of another person, you are likely to be a labour hire provider.

Our website was recently updated to include more scenarios across various industries. These scenarios can be found via the following links.

You should consider your particular circumstances when determining whether you require a labour hire licence.

Cleaners in commercial premises

If you supply workers to work as a cleaner in a commercial premises you are likely providing labour hire services and will require a licence. Here are some scenarios in a cleaning setting.