Blaster's Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to conduct a blasting operation. Blasting operations are an operation or part of an operation consisting of the use of blasting explosives conducted in the course of mining operations.

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:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • hold a National Police Clearance Certificate that is less than 3 months old
  • have the necessary qualifications, experience and knowledge in the use of explosives.

Blaster's licences are only issued to individuals. Body corporates are not eligible to apply for a blasters licence.


3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $86.50

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $86.50

Fees for 2023-24


Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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