Consumer, Building and Occupational Services administers the following legislation. Access to the full text of all Tasmanian Acts and Regulations is available from Tasmania's consolidated legislation online.

Some pieces of legislation have important documents (Director's Determinations, Codes of Practices and other supporting documentation) relating to them. These documents should be read along with the legislation.

Legislation administered by CBOS

  ActsRegulationsDeterminationCodes of practice
Architects Act 1929Architects Regulations 2018  

Associations Incorporation Act 1964


Australian Consumer Law (Tasmania) Act 2010

Boy Scouts Association Act 1954   

Building Act 2016

Building Regulations 2016

Building in hazardous areas

Supporting documentation


Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009


Co-operative Schemes (Administrative Actions) Act 2001


Co-operatives National Law (Tasmania) Act 2015

Co-operatives National Law (Tasmania) Local Regulations 2015


Collections for Charities Act 2001

Collections for Charities Regulations 2021


Commissioner for Corporate Affairs Act 1980


Consumer Affairs Act 1988


Conveyancing Act 2004

Conveyancing Regulations 2015

Disposal of Uncollected Goods Act 2020   

Electricity Industry Safety and Administration (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 1997


Electricity Industry Safety and Administration Act 1997


Electricity Supply Industry Act 1995 (Part 8)

Flammable Clothing Act 1973   

Gas Safety Act 2019 (provisions that relate to the Director of Gas Safety)

Gas (Safety) Regulations 2021

Girl Guides' Association Act 1957   
Landlord and Tenant Act 1935   

Motor Vehicle Traders Act 2011

Motor Vehicle Traders Regulations 2012


Occupational Licensing Act 2005





All trades





All trades

Building Surveyor




Partnership Act 1891   

Prepaid Funerals Act 2004

Prepaid Funerals Regulations 2015

Professional Standards Act 2005   

Property Agents and Land Transactions Act 2016

Property Agents and Land Transactions Regulations 2017

Registration to Work With Vulnerable People Act 2013  

Residential Building Work Contracts and Dispute Resolution Act 2016

Residential Building Work Contracts and Dispute Resolution Regulations 2016


Residential Tenancy Act 1997


Retirement Villages Act 2004

Retirement Villages Regulations 2015

Royal Society Act 1911   
Sale of Goods (Vienna Convention) Act 1987   
Sale of Goods Act 1896   
Second-hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 1994   

Security and Investigations Agents Act 2002

Security and Investigations Agents Regulations 2015

Trades Unions Act 1889  
Updated: 27 Sep 2021

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