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If you no longer need your tradesperson certificate due to retirement or moving interstate for instance, you can hand it in at a service centre. You can also surrender your certificate by mailing it with a completed Surrender of Licence form.

What you need

  • your personal and contact details
  • your certificate and certificate number
  • the Surrender of Licence form, or
  • a letter stating the reason for surrendering your licence.

How to surrender

  1. Download, print and complete the Surrender of Licence/Certificate – PDF (if applicable).
  2. Gather the required documentation.
  3. Submit your information either in person at a service centre, or by mail to the details on the form.
Last updated: 13 December 2021