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Interstate and International workers

Information about mutual recognition and working with overseas qualifications in Victoria.


As the independent technical regulator responsible for electricity, gas and pipeline safety in Victoria Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) is responsible for licensing and registering all electricians and electrical tradespersons – a requirement to undertake electrical work in Victoria – and as such ESV provides various services and support to electricity professionals.

The links above contain important information for electrical workers from other Australian States and Territories and other countries wanting to work in Victoria.

Date: 27/09/2023 10:31

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Reviewed 28 January 2023

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