Licence to Carry Explosives - South Australia

Service summary

This licence is required for the transport by road of explosives. It is not required for the carriage of Classes 1.3 G, 1.4G or 1.4S explosives, eg party poppers, Christmas crackers or safety fuse. A licence may be granted only to the owner of the vehicle in which explosives are to be carried, and shall be valid only for the owner to whom it is issued, for the vehicle specified and for the quantity of explosive stated. These licences are not transferable.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Holds a current permit to purchase explosives or in the case of fireworks being transported, a pyrotechnician's licence.
In the case of a company, proof of the company name is a legal entity. A certificate of incorporation must accompany application form.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

From 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016:
$36.50 up to 60 kilogram
$57.50 up to 265 kilogram
$62.50 up to 1000 kilogram
$183.00 over 1000 kilogram.

cash, cheque, money order, direct debit, eftpos or credit card.

Additional information

Holds a current permit to purchase explosives or in the case of fireworks being stored, a pyrotechnician's licence.
In the case of a company, proof of the company name is a legal entity. A certificate of incorporation must accompany application form.

Administering agency

Department of the Premier & Cabinet
SafeWork SA

Act(s) name

Explosives Act 1936 (South Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Explosives (Fireworks) Regulations 2001 (South Australia)

Explosives Regulations 2011 (South Australia)

Contact details

Administration Officer


Operating address:
Level 4, World Park A
33 Richmond Road
Keswick SA 5035
Mailing address:
GPO Box 465
Adelaide SA 5001

Phone:

0882264885

Fax:

0882264999
help@safework.sa.gov.au

Website:

http://www.SafeWork.sa.gov.au/ Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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