Permit to Handle Unauthorised Explosives - Tasmania


You will need this permit if you intend to handle unauthorised explosives. Unauthorised explosives are explosives that have not been previously authorised for use.

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 permit you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • have a legitimate need for the permit
  • demonstrate the unauthorised explosive can be safely handled
  • ensure the unauthorised explosive is not subject to a recall by its manufacturer or importer.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All Fee information is in the attached fee resource.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Licensing Fees - Explosives (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Explosives Act 2012 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Explosives Regulations 2012 Tasmania

Approval time

40 business days


This permit is not renewable or transferable.

Administering agency

Department of Justice

WorkSafe Tasmania

Contact details

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