Assessing Fitness to Drive - Medical Standards for Licensing and Clinical Management Guidelines - Victoria


You will be required to comply with these guidelines if you wish to drive a vehicle transporting explosives.

Applicants for a licence to transport explosives are required to provide evidence of medical fitness. This evidence must be set out in a certificate issued by a registered medical practitioner that certifies that the applicant is fit to drive a vehicle. The certificate must comply with the standards set out in these guidelines.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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WorkSafe Advisory Service

WorkSafe Victoria

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 222 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: PO BOX 4293
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1800 136 089
Phone: 03 9641 1444
Fax: 03 9641 1222
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