Licence to Acquire and Use Security Sensitive Ammonium Nitrate as an Explosive - South Australia

Service summary

An authority is required for the manufacture, storage, transport, import or export, purchase or acquisition, sale or supply and use or disposal of Security Sensitive Ammonium Nitrate (SSAN) for the use as explosives.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Applicants must be security cleared through ASIO and Police.


Up to 3 years.



Cash, cheque, money order, eftpos, visa, bankcard, mastercard, amex and diners.

Other resources

Administering agency

Department of the Premier & Cabinet
SafeWork SA

Regulation(s) name

Explosives (Security Sensitive Substances) Regulations 2006 (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

Toll Free:






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