The Victorian labour hire licensing scheme will commence on 29 April 2019. There is a six month transition period which ends on 29 October 2019.

Please click the map below for a summary on the current status of licensing schemes around Australia at a State and Federal level. 

If you would like to discuss how the Victorian labour hire licensing scheme impacts your business, please contact one of the Herbert Smith Freehills team set out below.

This article was prepared by Wendy Fauvel, Senior Associate and Greta Morand, Lawyer.

For more information or advice on this topic, please contact:

Nicholas Ogilvie
Nicholas Ogilvie
Partner, Melbourne
+61 3 9288 1380
Catherine Pase
Catherine Pase
Senior Associate, Melbourne
+61 3 9288 1668
Kirsty Faichen
Kirsty Faichen
Partner, Brisbane
+61 7 3258 6492
Anthony Longland
Anthony Longland
Partner, Perth
+61 8 9211 7273
Heidi Fairhall
Heidi Fairhall
Special Counsel, Sydney
+61 2 9322 4457
Wendy Fauvel
Wendy Fauvel
Senior Associate, Brisbane
+61 7 3258 6388
Natassia Smith
Natassia Smith
Lawyer, Melbourne
+61 3 9288 1463