You may apply for either a renewal of an existing Explosives Licence OR a new Explosives Licence.
You must apply for a new explosives licence if:
You can only renew an Explosives Licence which has not expired and you are applying to store at the same address.
Before applying you must be able to prove you are the owner for the proposed store or have a valid lease in place. You are required to send proof of this once your application has been submitted.
Payments will not be refunded once your application has been accepted, it is your responsibility to ensure you have read the supporting documentation on our website and you have applied for the correct Hazard type and quantity for your store.
Date Of Expiry - If the date has already expired, it is no longer current and therefor this should be a New application
These details are for the main contact for the application. All communications from us will be sent to these details. E.g. Emails etc.
Person to be contacted outside of normal working hours in the event of an emergency
Please indicate all the types of explosives that you want to store: *
Please select an option
Adjoining Domestic Premises
This means accommodation that could be above,on the same level and/or below the shop and either owned by you or private dwelling that joins onto your premises e.g terrace or semi-detached house.
Hazard Type Details
Hazard Type 4: You may store up to 250kgs NEC before separation distances are applied. If the proposed store is adjoining or in the same building as domestic/sleeping accommodation, the quantity you can store may be restricted to up to 75kgs NEC.>
Hazard Type 3: You may only store up to 25kgs NEC before separation distance are applied. If you think you may wish to store HT4 at some time during the selling period then please choose a Mix of HT4/HT3.
Mix of HT4 and HT3: When storing both hazard types all the explosives will be classed as HT3, therefore you may only store 25kgs NEC before separation distances apply.
Hazard and storage amounts
If you intend to store any Hazard Type 3 you may be restricted to 25kgs NEC in total unless you can meet the required separation distances. If you think you may also wish to store HT4 at a later date then please chose a Mix of HT3/HT4.
Please select your business type *
Please select where the explosives will be stored *
If you intend to sell fireworks at any other time than the dates specified above you will need to apply for a sales licence. This licence is in addition to the storage licence. To request an application for an All-Year selling licence then contact the fireworks administrator on 0161 608 4040 or email email@example.com
Renting a property?
We can only grant a licence if you have a formal agreement for the premises in place NOW
If you are applying for a new licence. Please ensure you upload the following:
If you are renting a property for the Bonfire period, please ensure you upload any lease documents.
I am the proposed Licence holder, or have written authorisation to make this application by the Board of Directors on behalf of the proposed Licence holder, if a Limited Company.
I can confirm the following: *
Please confirm ALL options to submit your application