Online Induction For External Contractors

GCCM complies with the Workplace Health and Safety Act 2011 and the Protection of the Environment Operations Act, to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all employees, visitors, customers, contractors and for the protection of the environment.

In support of this commitment, contractors conducting business at GCCM have an obligation to comply with GCCM policies and to complete our online safety induction prior to being permitted to commence work at our facility.

The online induction must be completed 48 hours prior to entering the GCCM shipyard.


With the current strict Environmental legislation, OH&S, Insurance and Liability issues, the Company is required to ensure that all contractors understand their rights and accept their responsibilities in these matters. Only legitimate businesses with adequate insurance cover are allowed to provide their services to our customers, at our facility.

How much

There is no direct fee associated with completing the induction however there is a one time fee for access fob/vehicle tags which is $50 per tag. You will be issued with an invoice for the tags you require when the induction is completed and confirmed.


It is important that each employee of your business completes the online induction and acknowledges the conditions. We request that all contractors and their employees complete the induction, even if your services are arranged through our onsite tenants, or directly through the boat owner.


Your contractor registration with GCCM will be valid for the duration of each year from the date that you complete the online induction. It is important that you also provide us with updated insurance documents when applicable. These will need to be presented to our GCCM Administration Office, or to the Guest Services booth attendant, at the access entrance boom gate. Insurance documents can also be scanned and e-mailed through to: [email protected]


You will need:

  • Public Liability Insurance (minimum value AUD $20 million dollars)
  • Ship Repairers Liability Insurance (minimum value AUD $20 million dollars)
  • Comprehensive Motor Vehicle Insurance (or at least 3rd Party – at fault)
  • Workers Compensation Insurance(unless a sole trader)
  • Electrical Contractors License (if performing any kind of electrical work)
  • If working at heights onsite(an accreditation or ticket for this)
  • If working with hazardous material(an accreditation or ticket for this)
It is important that each employee of your business completes the online induction and acknowledges the conditions.