Fireworks and explosives

Service information

The Council is responsible for the licensing of businesses who sell and store fireworks and other explosives.

You can download the explosive/fireworks licence application forms here.

Further information can be found in the following pages. You should read this information carefully to ensure you correctly apply for a licence, and are able to store fireworks/explosives correctly/safely.

The fully completed application form, along with plans and additional information sheet should then be returned and payment made.

When submitting an application please ensure that you have completed both the application form and the additional information form (which you will find at the end of the application form).


Contact details

Mail Public Protection Service, Room 304. Old Town Hall, King William Street, Blackburn BB1 7DY
Phone Number(s) 01254 267666
Fax Number(s)  
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