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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 Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety, 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