Language selection


The web address will be changing to starting February 13, 2023

No action needs to be taken as you will be redirected to the new web address automatically.


This page lets you download forms and applications related to explosives in the following areas: 


The following guidelines relate to authorizations for the use of various types of explosives:

Importation, Exportation, and Transportation in Transit


The following guidelines relate to manufacturing explosives:

Acquisition, Storage and Sale

The following guidelines relate to acquiring, storing and selling explosives:


The following document concerns applying for an approval letter for explosives:


The following guideline relates to transporting explosives:

Special Purpose Explosives

The following guideline relates to the sale of high hazard special purpose explosives (Type S.2), reactive targets:

Fireworks Use

The following guidelines concern various uses of fireworks:

Restricted Components

This guideline focuses on the ammonium nitrate security plan:

For more information

To obtain “Protected A” guidelines, please contact the Explosives Regulatory Division.


Report a problem on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: