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Storage of explosives licence


Licence to store explosives on premises

This licence is required for the storage of explosives in quantities exceeding 3kg and up to 60kg. The licence will be valid only for the person to whom it is issued and for the premises in respect of which it is issued and is not transferable. A Magazine licence will be required for the storage of explosives exceeding 60kg.

Application form: Explosives - Storage premises - Application for licence.pdf

Fees: $60 (up to 30kg); $109 (up to 60kg)

Duration: 1 year

Legislation: Explosives Act 1936

Magazine licence

A Magazine Licence is required for all storage over 60kg (receptacle, store or magazine). A licence granted shall be issued to the applicant and is not transferable.

Application form: Explosives - Storage magazine - Application for licence.pdf

Fees: The fee payable is dependent on the size and type of magazine. Please refer to our list of fees for further information.

Duration: 1 year

Legislation: Explosives Act 1936