Special Berth Declaration - Western Australia


You will need this declaration if you intend to operate a special berth for unloading:

  • explosives
  • explosive risk substances (containing ammonium nitrate or calcium hypochlorite) in amounts exceeding 30 tonnes.

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 declaration you must be the harbour master of the relevant port, or the berth operator of the relevant berth.


Five years


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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 Western Australia

Dangerous Goods Safety (Storage and Handling of Non-explosives) Regulations 2007 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

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