Pyrotechnics (Special Use) Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to use or possess outdoor theatrical fireworks or specialised pyrotechnics. This licence will also authorise you to store and transport limited amounts of those explosives.

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 for this licence you must:

  • Be 18 years of age or over;
  • Hold a current Dangerous Goods Security Card;
  • Demonstrate knowledge and a good understanding of current legislation;
  • Demonstrate competence, practical experience and an appropriate level of training in discharging the duties of a pyrotechnics operator;
  • Be of good character and demonstrate responsibility;
  • Pass a relevant training course;
  • Submit the required form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

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

Prerequisites

Duration

5 years.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyApplication$21.00

Administering agency

Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Licensing Enquiries, Dangerous Goods
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Resources Safety
Dangerous Goods Safety and Licensing


Operating address:
Mineral House
100 Plain Street
East Perth
Western Australia 6004
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850

Phone:

08 9358 8001

Fax:

08 9358 8000
cso@dmp.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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