Licence to Import Explosives - South Australia

Description

This licence is required for the importation (including importation from interstate) of any class of explosive in quantities exceeding 3 kilograms. Notification is required for each consignment imported. All imported explosives must be classified or authorised by the Dangerous Substances Branch. This licence is not transferable.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Must hold a current permit to purchase explosives or in the case of fireworks a pyrotechnician's licence.
The applicant must have adequate and guaranteed provision for the licensed transport of explosives quantity being imported.
The applicant must have adequate and guaranteed provision for the licensed storage of explosives quantity being imported.
The applicant must provide proof (or make an application) that the type of explosives being imported is classified or authorised in South Australia.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

Fees 2017-2018:
Classification codes 1.2G, 1.3G, 1.4G or 1.4S: $65.00
All classification codes: $109.00.

Credit card, cheque, cash, direct debit, eftpos or money order.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Explosives Act 1936 SA

Regulation(s) name

Explosives (Fireworks) Regulations 2001 SA

Explosives Regulations 2011 SA (Opens in new window)

Additional information

Holds a current permit to purchase explosives or in the case of fireworks being imported, a pyrotechnician's licence.
In the case of a company, proof of the company name is a legal entity. A certificate of incorporation must accompany application form.

Administering agency

Department of the Premier & Cabinet

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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

Administration Officer

Operating address: Level 4, World Park A
33 Richmond Road
Keswick SA 5035
Mailing address: GPO Box 465
Adelaide SA 5001
Toll Free: 1300365255
Phone: 0882264885
Fax: 0882264999
Email: help@safework.sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.SafeWork.sa.gov.au/ (Opens in new window)