Certification & Licencing

Orbost Plumbing Pty Ltd are professionally insured, registered and licensed by the appropriate statutory bodies, councils and authorities.

Government compliance / licenses:

  • Thermostatic mixing valve certification

  • Backflow prevention certification

  • Aquatec installation and commissioning of pressure sewer accredited

  • Electrofusion and butt weld accredited

  • Trench shoring manager

  • Machine operator licence

  • Confined space certified

  • Traffic control



The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) administers the licensing and registration system for plumbers and gasfitters, and promotes and enforces plumbing standards across Victoria.

Orbost Plumbing are a Licensed Plumber and Gasfitter

You can check the current status by going to the VBA website and entering the Practitioner ID# 30092 into the enquiry form.

Holds a Licence accreditation in the following classes:

  • Backflow prevention

  • Drainage

  • Fire protection – restricted to hydrants & hose reels

  • Gasfitting

  • Gasfitting – restricted to caravans, rec vehicles & mobile homes

  • Gasfitting – restricted to disconnect / reconnect

  • Gasfitting – restricted to type A appliances

  • Irrigation (non-agricultural)

  • Mechanical services – restricted to duct fixing

  • Roofing (stormwater)

  • Roofing (stormwater) – restricted to class 10A buildings

  • Sanitary

  • Type A appliance conversion

  • Type A appliance servicing work

  • Water supply

  • Water supply – restricted to domestic hot water services

Holds a Registration accreditation in the following classes:

  • Mechanical services

  • Mechanical services – restricted to single head split systems

  • Mechanical services – restricted to solid fuel heaters

  • Refrigerated air-conditioning – restricted to basic systems



Class B - Restricted - Asbestos Removalists

Asbestos is a highly dangerous substance and removalists must have a WorkSafe licence before commencing work. Orbost Plumbing is certified for Asbestos cement pipes and associated fittings.