Dangerous Goods Driver's Licence - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to transport dangerous good by road. This licence is required if:

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

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.

Exemptions

You will not require this licence if you hold a valid Dangerous Goods Drivers Licence from another State or Territory.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • provide evidence of your current driver's licence
  • have passed the medical fitness assessment for driving a road vehicle which must also be assessed within 6 months before the application is made
  • not have committed an offence within the last 5 years that would affect the granting of a licence.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Duration

5 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $83.00 -
General Miscellaneous All $47.00

Replacement of Licence.

Renew Renewal All $83.00 -

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.

Environment and Dangerous Substances Licensing

WorkSafe ACT

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 22 81
Email: dangeroussubstances@act.gov.au