Explosives Driving Licence - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to drive a vehicle carrying explosives. As holder of this licence, you will be in control of:

  • Any handling of the explosive;
  • The premises where the explosive is stored;
  • Any associated plant or system; and
  • Any associated activity.

You will also be expected to adhere to the safety requirements in relation to this licence and to take reasonable steps in relation to any risk that may arise directly or indirectly from the transport of the explosive. There are many safety requirements in relation to this licence.

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 supply:

  • Your application on the approved form;
  • Copies of identification papers for yourself and any other responsible person named in the application;
  • In the case of a corporate, supply the corporation's Australian Company Number;
  • The purpose for carrying the substance;
  • Details of each vehicle to be used for carrying the substance;
  • A security plan prepared in accordance with the Regulations; and
  • Payment of the relevant application fees.

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

Duration

As described on the licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $574.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Explosives Driving Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Dangerous Substances Act 2004 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Substances (Explosives) Regulation 2004 ACT

Application process

Lodge

Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.

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