Refrigerant Handling Licence (RHL)

Working with refrigerants?

A Refrigerant Handling Licence must be held by any person who carries out work in relation to refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) equipment. Carrying out work in relation to RAC equipment means to do anything with a fluorocarbon refrigerant, or a component of RAC equipment, that carries the risk of refrigerant being emitted, including: decanting the refrigerant or manufacturing, installing, commissioning, servicing or maintaining RAC equipment or decommissioning RAC equipment.

Handling fluorocarbon refrigerant without a Refrigerant Handling Licence is an offence. National regulations are in place which affect people who acquire, possess, dispose of or handle ozone depleting substances or synthetic greenhouse gases.

 

Apply for a new Refrigerant Handling Licence

Apply Now

Reapply for a Refrigerant Handling Licence

Reapply Now

Refrigerant Handling Licence types

Licence Types

Industry codes of practice

Read Now