Dangerous Goods Vehicle Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will require this licence if you intend to use a vehicle to transport:

  • More than 500 litres or 500 kilograms of dangerous goods in receptacles;
  • Where the capacity of all intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) is more than 3000 litres; or
  • Where any IBC is filled or emptied while on a vehicle.

If you hold a valid Dangerous Goods Vehicle Licence issued from another State or Territory you will not require this licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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 also provide with your application the registration number, make and type of the road vehicle and supply information on the type of dangerous goods intended to be transported.

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


5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $212.00 -
Apply Application All $56.00

Each additional vehicle.

Apply Miscellaneous All $46.00

Replacement of Licence.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Dangerous Goods Vehicle Licence Application Form - PDF

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Act 2009 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Regulation 2010 ACT

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

WorkSafe ACT

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries

WorkSafe ACT

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Phone: 02 62073000
Fax: 02 62050336