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Explosives Act, 2003 (Act No. 15 of 2003)

Chapter 3 : Manufacture, dealing, importation, exportation and packaging of explosives

11. Prohibition of transportation of explosives under certain conditions


(1) In order to maintain public order or to protect life and property, the Minister may, by notice in the Gazette, prohibit the transportation of any explosives from any place to any other place in or outside the Republic, for such a period as may reasonably be necessary, except under such conditions as may be set out in the notice.


(2) The Minister may similarly prohibit the storage, removal, possession or use of explosives within any particular area by any person or by specified categories of persons, and may limit or vary the conditions of any licences or permits held or issued under this Act.