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.
Last updated

Jun 2017

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File type and size

PDF, 295.55 kB

Document length

4 pages

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.