Before you start your application
You will need to have the following information ready:
- your previous names and/or alias
- an email address and/or mobile number
- the address of every place you have lived over the last five years (including dates you lived at the addresses)
- your drivers licence number and expiry date (if you want to use this as proof of identity)
- details for each organisation you will be working or volunteering for including the name, address, contact person, phone number and email address
- if you have lived outside of Australia for 1 year or more, you will need to provide dates
- details of any overseas offence history
- details of any family violence orders, restraint orders, apprehended violence orders (taken out against you)
- details of any child protection orders you have been involved in.
How to apply
- Complete the online application form
- if you get paid for your role, select Employment/Volunteer
- if you are a volunteer and do not get paid, receive material benefit or reward, select Volunteer
- print the application receipt or write down your reference number
- pay the application fee (online by credit card or at Service Tasmania)
- visit Service Tasmania to:
- provide proof of identity
- have your photo taken
- pay the application fee if you haven't already paid online
- accept the Terms and Conditions if someone filled out the form on your behalf
To apply from interstate or overseas, see interstate and overseas applicants.
Your application will not begin processing until you have completed the steps above.
After you lodge your application
Make sure you follow the steps above. Your application won’t be processed until you have completed all steps.
If you fill out the form and do not complete all of the steps listed above, your application will expire after 56 days.