Storage of Explosives on Premises Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to store explosives in quantities exceeding 3 kilograms and up to 60 kilograms kept in a receptacle or store. The licence will be valid only for the person to whom it is issued and for the premises in respect of which it is issued.

A magazine licence will be required for the storage of explosives not kept in a receptacle or store or exceeding 60 kilograms.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


1 year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $73.50

Up to 30 kg. Fees for 2024-25

Apply Application All $133.00

Up to 60 kg. Fees for 2024-25

Application process


The paper form 'Application for Permit to Purchase Explosives' is available from the agency.


This licence is not transferable.

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

Contact details

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