Explosives Business Licence - Northern Territory

Service summary

This licence is required to store, possess and sell Class 1 dangerous goods, eg explosives including shopgoods fireworks, in the Northern Territory.
If you intend to use, handle or store hazardous chemicals on site in amounts that exceed the manifest quantities listed in Schedule 11 of the Work Health and Safety (National Uniform Legislation) Regulations, you are required to notify the Regulator.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Site Plan of premises




Current fees are available on the website: http://www.worksafe.nt.gov.au/LicensingAndRegistration/Pages/fees-charges.aspx

Additional information

Application forms are to be lodged at a Territory Business Centre.

Administering agency

NT WorkSafe

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Act 1998 (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

Toll Free:





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