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Renewing your licence online

Electrical professionals – login to online services

Click through to ESV’s online services.

Registered / licensed users can login to access the licence renewal system, Certificates of Electrical Safety (COES) System and the Spotters and Line workers’ registration systems.

Renewing your electrical licence online

To renew an electrical licence online, access ESV’s online services.

  1. Enter your User ID and online password, for the relevant registration or licence you wish to renew.
  2. Password may be subject to change.
  3. Following log in, you will find yourself at the profile page.
  4. Renewal Box can be seen on the left hand side, directly under the menu, select and follow the prompts.
  5. Once your credit card details are entered, wait for the receipt to generate and select close.
    You will then be returned to the profile screen and your expiry date will be updated to reflect the renewal being successful.
    A new registration or licence card will be downloaded and printed for you overnight (except on weekends or public holidays) and you should expect your card within 5-7 business days.

Please ensure that you wait whilst the receipt is being generated and do not click away from the page. If you don’t wait on the page, your renewal may not process correctly.

Electrical licence fees

ESV’s application and electrical licence renewal fees are reviewed and set by the Department of Treasury and Finance ahead of each financial year.

To view our current electrical licence fees, click here.


ESVConnect is ESV’s new location for online services

We listened. And we’re making it easier for you with ESVConnect – our new and easy-to-use online system for electrical licensing, registration and purchasing Certificates of Electrical Safety.

ESVConnect will be the new home for Online Services applications. Over the coming months applications will be rolled out one at a time on this new platform, starting with REC registrations. Over time you’ll see significant enhancements and updates to our online systems. These changes will improve the way you interact with us by creating process efficiencies and delivering a better user experience for you.

Contact our Licensing team

If you need assistance with ESV’s online forms or have a query about licensing and registration, contact our Licensing and Registration team directly on 1800 815 721 or send an email to and we will attend to your query as soon as possible.

If you call the Licensing team after 4 pm, leave a message and one of our team will return your call the following business day.