Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration
Inspection Services and Provincial Planning Offices located in Charlottetown and Summerside will reopen to the public on June 15, 2020. Meetings with inspectors or planning staff will be by appointment only.
Montague and O’Leary locations will be accessible to the public by appointment only.
Please be advised that there will be screening protocols and operational procedures in place to protect both the public and our staff.
Clients with appointments are asked to call the staff person they have arranged to meet when they arrive. Directions on when and where to enter the building will be explained.
We wish to remind the public that many of our permits and licenses can be applied for online.
Additionally applications will be accepted via email, fax or mail.
Mail: 31 Gordon Drive, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 6B8
Who needs to hold an Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration?
Any individual who wishes to install, maintain, or alter an elevator or lift must hold an Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration.
An Elevator and Lifts Installers Registration is available in two levels:
Level I: allows an individual to install, maintain or alter equipment that falls under Standard B44 of the Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators and Standard B355, Lifts for Persons With Physical Disabilities.
Level II: allows an individual to install, maintain, or alter equipment that falls under Standard B355, Lifts for Persons With Physical Disabilities.
Are there any special qualifications to apply?
To obtain either a Level I or a Level II Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration you must be employed by a company that holds a valid Elevator and Lifts Contractor's License.
To obtain a Level I Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration you must hold a valid:
- Trades Qualification Certificate as an elevator mechanic;
- certificate issued by the International Union of Elevator Constructors upon completion of the Canadian Elevator Industry Education Program; or
- Elevator Technician Certificate issued by the National Association of Elevator Contractors.
To obtain a Level II Elevator and Lifts Installer's Registration you must hold a valid Accessibility Technician Certificate issued by the National Association of Elevator Contractors.
Is there a fee?
$60 is the fee for an Elevator and Lifts Contractor's License. There is no HST.
Make cheques payable to the Minister of Finance.
How long is the license valid?
Level I and Level II registrations are valid for a period of three years.