Import/Export Explosives - Northern Territory

Service summary

This approval is required to import or export any explosives including shopgoods fireworks into or out of the Northern Territory. The product to be imported or exported or transferred through the Northern Territory must have Explosives Authorisation.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

  • Competent Authority approval


Annual but must notify each time goods arrive.



Additional information

Application forms are to be lodged at Worksafe NT

Administering agency

NT WorkSafe

Act(s) name

Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road & Rail (National Uniform Legislation) Act 2010 (Northern Territory)

Regulation(s) name

Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road & Rail (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations 2010 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Operating address:
First Floor, Darwin Plaza Building, The Mall
41 Smith Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address:
GPO Box 3200
Darwin NT 0801

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