Information about: Licence for an explosives vehicle

Information about applying for a licence to transport explosives, including how much you are allowed to transport with and without a licence.

Published: 01 Jun 2017
File type: PDF
File size: 295.55 kB
Length: 4 pages
Reading level: Medium

What it contains

The law requires people who transport explosives by road to have a licence. Only appropriately designed vehicles are used to transport large amounts of certain types of explosives. This document outlines:

  • what the license authorises you to do
  • maximum quantities for transporting explosives without a licence
  • what is required of you
  • fees
  • what WorkSafe looks at when deciding to issue or renew a licence
  • what to do if you disagree with WorkSafe's decision

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