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Dangerous Goods Driver Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to transport the following quantities of dangerous goods:

  • dangerous goods in a receptacle with a capacity of more than 500 litres or
  • more than 500 kilograms of dangerous goods in a receptacle.

Dangerous goods are those goods which are specified as dangerous goods within the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • satisfy the medical criteria
  • have successfully completed a recognised driver training course
  • hold a driver licence of an appropriate class to drive your vehicle
  • a good driving record in the previous five years
  • be a resident of South Australia.


One, two or three years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -


  • 1 year - $31.25
  • 2 years - $63.00
  • 3 years - $93.50.

Fees for 2024-25

General Duplicate Certificate All $31.25

Replacement licence. Fees for 2024-25

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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