Information about: Licence authorising a person to manufacture explosives

Information and advice for people who want to apply for a licence. As well as manufacturing, it may allow you to import and sell explosives under some circumstances.
Last updated

Jun 2011

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File type and size

PDF, 296.96 kB

Document length

4 pages

What it contains

The law requires people doing work that involves manufacturing explosives to hold a current licence and conduct the work in a specific manner. This document outlines:

  • what the licence authorises you to do
  • 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.