Dangerous Goods Driver's Licence - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to transport more than 500 litres or 500 kilograms of dangerous goods in receptacles or where the capacity of all intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) is more than 3000 litres, or where any IBC is filled or emptied while on a vehicle.

If you hold a valid Dangerous Goods Driver Licence issued from another State or Territory you will not require this licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Provide evidence of your current driver's licence;
  • Have passed the test and completed the approved training course within 6 months before the application is made;
  • Have passed the medical fitness assessment for driving a road vehicle which must also be assessed within 6 months before the application is made; and
  • Not have committed an offence within the last 5 years that would effect the granting of a licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Duration

5 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$80.00
RenewRenewal$80.00
GeneralMiscellaneous$46.00

Replacement of Licence.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
WorkSafe ACT

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Act 2009 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Regulation 2010 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
Access Canberra
WorkSafe ACT

Phone:

02 62073000

Fax:

02 62050336

Supporting information

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