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HIA Tradepass for Contractors

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Tradepass shows you’re verified and ready for your next job

How much time do you spend collating and managing your legal and business documentation every time you begin a new job with a builder? Register with Tradepass and we’ll help you take care of it.

What is Tradepass?

Once you have set up your Tradepass contractor profile, builders can see your details easily online. The benefits of holding an active Tradepass contractor profile include: 

  • Receive advice from industry experts to ensure your business documents are compliant
  • Have access to your information 24/7 on multiple devices
  • Receive notifications when your documents are due to expire
  • Promote your business with the use of the Tradepass contractor logo
  • Be visible to builders on the Tradepass contractor network 
  • Invite new builders to link with your Tradepass contractor profile
  • The annual fee includes sharing with an unlimited number of builders (tax deductible).

Take the stress and hassle out of managing your business documents today. Less time on paperwork, more time on the job.

Annual subscription fees

There's an annual subscription fee for Tradepass Contractor profiles:

HIA members Non-HIA members

$129 inc. GST

$159 inc. GST

* Billed annuallyThat's less than $3 a week.


What you'll need

Once you’re registered with Tradepass, you’ll be given access to complete an online questionnaire to save your business information and upload documents required. Documents needed to obtain Tradepass compliant contractor status:

  • ABN and GST registration
  • Required trade licences/registrations 
  • High risk work licences 
  • Construction induction cards
  • Insurance certificates of currency such as:
    - Public liability
    - Workers compensation
    - Professional indemnity
    - Personal accident and sickness/income protection
  • A summary of the business’ safety practices
  • Plus other regulatory requirements. 

Tradepass has been built to accommodate all types of contractors: trades, suppliers, manufacturers, professional services, labour hire and even builders.


Have any questions? Contact the Tradepass team

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Take the stress and hassle out of contractor management today.

Less time on paperwork, more time on the job.

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Become a HIA member today

Join Australia’s largest residential building association to gain access to a huge range of industry products and business services. We can help you manage, operate and grow your business.