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


You will need to comply with these guidelines to drive a vehicle transporting explosives.

Applicants for a licence to transport explosives will need 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.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Act 1985 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Explosives) Regulations 2022 Victoria (Opens in new window)

Dangerous Goods (Transport by Road or Rail) Regulations 2018 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

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