Guide for blasting explosives user licence applicants

Read this guide to find out what the licence entails and how to complete the application form.

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1. Introduction

This guide provides applicants with information to complete the Blasting explosives user licence application form.

Under the NSW Explosives Act if the regulations require a licensed person to handle explosives and explosive precursors, it is an offence for an unlicensed person to handle such material.

Relevant legislation, standards and code of practice

  • NSW Explosives Act
  • NSW Explosives Regulation
  • Australian Explosives Code
  • Australian Standard AS 2187
  • Australian Standard AS 4326
  • Australian Dangerous Goods Code

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