Your vehicle will require this licence if you are transporting dangerous goods that:
- exceeds 500 litres or kilograms for a container
- exceeds 3000 litres for an intermediate bulk container (IBC), not filled or emptied on the vehicle
- are a Risk Category 3 load for Class 1 (explosives).
Dangerous goods are defined in the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail (ADG Code) and may include: gases, flammable liquids and solids, oxidising substances, substances liable to spontaneous combustion, toxic substances, infectious substances, corrosive substances, organic peroxides and substances dangerous if wet.
Drivers will also need to possess a Dangerous Goods Drivers Licence. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.