Australian Explosives Code - Australian Capital Territory


You must comply with the requirements of this code if you intend to move explosives within the Australian Capital Territory in a vehicle.

This code sets out the requirements which apply to the transport of class 1 explosives by road and rail in Australia. This code does not apply to the transport of explosives by sea or the carriage of explosives by air.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Dangerous Substances Act 2004 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Substances (Explosives) Regulation 2004 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

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