You will require this licence if you intend to drive a road vehicle transporting an authorised explosive on a public road.
You will not require this licence if the explosive is part of a Category 1 load of explosives and you hold an explosives transport licence, or are a secure employee of a person who holds an explosives transport licence. You will also not require this licence to transport any of the following explosives:
- cartridges for safety devices or nail guns
- less than 50 kilograms of emergency devices
- less than 250 kilograms of emergency devices
- less than 50 kilograms of ammunition propellant or less than 4 kilograms of black powder.
Please note that limited amounts of explosives may be transported under a shotfiring, pyrotechnics, or fireworks licence.
Please consult the Contact Officer for further information on whether you require this licence.