Certification, qualifications and licences
A person may need to verify their knowledge and skills to manage very hazardous substances, or to fill compressed gas containers.
Certificates for locations, stationary container systems, explosive magazines and containers, and outdoor pyrotechnic displays.
A Controlled Substance Licence (CSL) is required to possess certain explosives, vertebrate toxic agents or fumigants.
An Explosives Import Certificate is needed to import explosives. It verifies that the explosive is approved in New Zealand.
Test certifiers issue test certificates for people, sites and equipment to ensure that they are compliant with the regulations.
Periodic testers test and certify compressed gas cylinders.
Enforcement officers are appointed by enforcement agencies.