About the licence
You must hold a licence, to transport explosives by road or rail in quantities greater than those specified in the regulations. Complete this application form if you need a new licence, amendment to your licence or renewal of your licence.
For transport by rail and $62.50 for each road vehicle.
For an amendment to a rail licence and $21.88 for a road vehicle.
National Police check.
ASIO security assessment.
This licence is valid for 5 years.
Apply or renew your licence
- Download and complete the application form
- Print and complete the form
- Complete identification form
- Gather 100 points of identification
- Make payment
- Submit all documentation
Note: You can purchase copies of the Dangerous Goods (Explosives) Regulations 2011 from Information Victoria on 1300 366 356 or you can view them at legislation.vic.gov.au.
Contact WorkSafe Licensing
Explosives licence: Manufacture, store, sell or import
Application for an explosives vehicle licence or a licence to transport explosives by rail
Information about: Licence for an explosives vehicle
Explosives travel restrictions map (Melbourne CBD)
Licence to store explosives: Advice for applicants
Information about: Licence to sell or import explosives