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 the WorkSafe Licensing branch
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