Licence to Store Explosives - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to store, pack, receive, possess, transport or otherwise have custody or control of an explosive in the course of trade or commerce. This licence is not transferable. As the holder of this licence, you will be in control of:

  • Any handling of the explosive;
  • The premises where the explosive is stored;
  • Any associated plant or system; and
  • Any associated activity.

Other licensing requirements may apply.

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:

  • Be a fit and proper person shown to be suitable to hold the licence;
  • Submit an application form showing details of the premises, explosives, handling involved and any other conditions or exemptions relevant;
  • Provide a copy of your Safety Management System; and
  • Pay the relevant application fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

1 to 3 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$1,183.00
Application$127.00

Additional magazines.

Application

Lodge

Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.


Administering agency

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

Act(s) name

Dangerous Substances Act 2004 (Australian Capital Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Substances (Explosives) Regulation 2004 (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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