Selling explosives precursors and poisons: guidance for businesses

Guidance for businesses on selling explosives precursors and poisons.



Explosives precursors are chemicals that may be used in the illicit manufacture of explosives.

This document gives guidance to businesses on selling explosives and precursors and poisons.

Published 5 August 2014
Last updated 4 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated list of explosive precursors.
  2. Guidance to help you check a licence added.
  3. Guidance updated in line with changes to the law that take effect from 26 May 2015.
  4. First published.