Explosives Publications

Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan) Explosives Safety and Security Branch (ESSB) provides a range of publications for Canadians who need information about the use of and regulations surrounding explosives in Canada.

Explosives forms
Visit this page for links to application and other forms related to explosives, from authorization to manufacturing and more.

Explosives guidelines
Visit this page for links to guidelines related to explosives.

Explosives standards
Learn about updated standards pertaining to the 2013 Explosives Regulations.

Safety alerts
Find out more about safety alerts related to the destruction of explosives, consumer fireworks, special effect pyrotechnics and display fireworks.

Brochures and posters
Read or download brochures and posters on explosives and restricted components.

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