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Pathway towards your Builder Licence in WA

  • Are you thinking to become a registered builder?
  • Are you thinking to change your registration?
  • Are you wanting guidance to understand and complete your builder’s application process?

Contact Master Builders via or 08 9476 9800 for our team to: 

  • Assess your currency against the required criteria.
  • Identify the support you may require to complete your application.

Fee applicable: the above assessment indicating the support required will determine the fee applicable. The fee may range from $485.00 up to $1579.00


  • Can I become a registered builder in WA?

If you meet the criteria set by the Building and Energy – Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DEMIRS), then of course you can. There are educational, relevant industry experience, good character and financial ability requirements that are to be met.  

  • What are the educational requirements that I need to meet?

You are required to complete Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) which meets the educational requirements for Builders Registration.

Complete your diploma with Master Builders


  • What if I hold a Builder Licence from elsewhere in Australia or New Zealand?

If you are registered or licensed as a building practitioner elsewhere in Australia or New Zealand, and want to be registered as a building practitioner with the Building Services Board in Western Australia.


Recommended additional courses to provide you with additional skills:

  • Financial Acumenship for a builder
  • Business Planning for a builder