Notification of Storage and Handling of Dangerous Goods at Premises - Victoria


You will be required comply with this notification if you store and handle dangerous goods in excess of certain quantities on your property.

If you store and handle a dangerous good in excess of the manifest quantity specified in the regulations you must notify the Agency within fourteen days.

Dangerous goods are substances and articles that are potentially hazardous to people and property. They may be corrosive, flammable, explosive, oxidizing or reactive with water. Please note that this notification requirement does not apply to major hazard facilities.

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

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 approval, you must:

  • provide all information and details required by the Agency
  • provide quantities and type of explosives to be handled
  • provide a copy of emergency procedures developed in conjunction with fire authority
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

No fees are required. Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Act 1985 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods (Storage and Handling) Regulations 2012 Victoria

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application form, fees, and any associated documents directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

WorkSafe Advisory Service

WorkSafe Victoria

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 1 Malop Street
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Mailing address: GPO BOX 4293
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Website: WorkSafe Victoria (Opens in new window)