Registration of Authorised Explosives - New South Wales

Service summary

You cannot legally handle an explosive unless it is registered as an authorised explosive. All authorised explosives are listed on the register of explosives, where the explosive is assigned a classification code.

If you intend to handle an explosive that is not listed on the register, you can apply to register the explosive.

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 you must:

  • Provide all the requested information about the explosive;
  • Provide a sample or samples of the explosive, as it may require testing;
  • Submit the application form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

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

Duration

Registration remains in force until it is revoked by the Authority.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$108.00

Approval time

Please allow 28 days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

Department of Finance, Services and Innovation
SafeWork NSW

Act(s) name

Explosives Act 2003 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Explosives Regulation 2013 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Customer Service Centre
Department of Finance, Services and Innovation
SafeWork NSW


Operating address:
92 - 100 Donnison Street
Gosford, New South Wales 2250
Mailing address:
LOCKED BAG 2906
Lisarow, New South Wales 2250

Phone:

13 10 50
contact@safework.nsw.gov.au

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