Licence to Supply Explosives and / or Security Sensitive Dangerous Substances - New South Wales

Description

You will require this licence if you are an individual or company that intends to purchase, possess and supply (including export) explosives and / or security sensitive dangerous substances. Security sensitive dangerous substances currently refers to security sensitive ammonium nitrate. Explosives include:

  • Class 1 dangerous goods
  • goods too dangerous to be transported
  • articles or substances that, when manufactured, mixed, transported or assembled, can produce an explosive or pyrotechnic effect.

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:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • hold a current security clearance
  • provide a legitimate reason for the need to supply explosives / substances
  • have arranged for the safe and secure handling and storage of security sensitive dangerous substances
  • have the qualifications, experience and knowledge necessary for the licence
  • ensure you only supply to people authorised under the explosives regulation to receive security sensitive dangerous substances
  • submit the required forms
  • pay any prescribed fees.

If you are applying as a corporation, you must nominate at least one individual who will be responsible for the activities to be authorised by the licence.

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

Duration

This licence is valid for a period of up to 5 years.

Expiry

Anniversary of date of issue.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
General Duplicate Certificate Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $33.50
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $662.00
Renew Renewal Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $662.00

Approval Time

Please allow 28 days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

Department of Finance, Services and Innovation

SafeWork NSW

Contact details

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

Licensing Enquiries

Operating address: 92 - 100 Donnison Street
Gosford, New South Wales 2250
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 2906
Lisarow, New South Wales 2250
Phone: 13 10 50
Email: licensing@safework.nsw.gov.au
Website: SafeWork NSW (Opens in new window)