About the permit

In Victoria, ammonium nitrate and mixtures or emulsions containing more than 45% ammonium nitrate are considered high consequence dangerous goods (HCDG).

Anyone who has access to HCDG must hold a licence for the activity or a permit if working for an employer who holds a licence.

Complete this application form to be granted unsupervised access to high consequence dangerous goods. Your employer must hold a HCDG licence.

Fee summary

No cost

No permit fee applies.


National Police check.


ASIO security assessment.

5 years

This licence is valid for 5 years.

If you have previously completed an ASIO security assessment through WorkSafe you do not need to repeat or pay for this assessment again.

Apply for the licence