Dangerous Goods Vehicle Licence - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to use a vehicle to transport dangerous goods. A vehicle must be licensed 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 the vehicle.

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.


5 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $250.00

Application for single vehicle. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $64.00

Application fee per each additional vehicle. Fees for 2023-24

General Duplicate Certificate All $50.00

Replacement dangerous goods vehicle licence label. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Act 2009 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Road Transport) Regulation 2010 Australian Capital Territory

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.