Summary

Explosives Act 2003 (NSW) - Level 4

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An Act to provide for the regulation and control of the handling of explosives and explosive precursors, and to provide for the regulation of certain other dangerous goods. The Act establishes the Workcover Authority as the regulatory authority for the purposes of this Act. Licences are required for the handling of explosives and explosive precursors as defined by the regulations; Persons must ensure that explosives or explosive precursors in their care are not handled by persons without authority to do so (not licensed); must not supply to a person under the age of 18. The Regulatory authority may issue a or deny an application for a licence; Licences may be issued unconditionally or with conditions Persons must comply with any conditions as stipulated on the licence.

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