Explosives Driver's Licence - Western Australia

Description

You may need this licence if you intend to drive a vehicle transporting explosives by road.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a natural person
  • be at least 21 years old
  • hold or have applied for a WA dangerous goods security card or hold a recognised security clearance
  • hold a current Australian or New Zealand driver's licence
  • have suitable driving history over the last five years
  • have passed an approved explosives driver training course in the last six months
  • pass a medical assessment against the required standards in the last six months
  • pass the relevant offence requirements.

If you hold an equivalent licence in New Zealand, you may be eligible for mutual recognition.

Duration

Five years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $123.00

Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All $123.00

Fees for 2022-23

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 Western Australia

Approval time

Usually within 20 working days

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

Contact details

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