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Approved fireworks testers

Below is a list of accredited testing agencies that the Chief Inspector of Explosives has authorised to test fireworks under the Queensland fireworks product safety code (PDF, 128KB).

These testing agencies test fireworks according to the Queensland fireworks product safety sampling and test standard (PDF, 700KB) and issue a certificate of compliance before the sale and use of local and imported fireworks.

All listed agencies have the appropriate licences.

List of testing agencies

Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics (Manufacturing)

Contact person: Mr Christian Howard
Phone: (02) 6355 7301

SIMTARS, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Mr Mark Kleinhans
Phone: (07) 3810 6334

Skyward Entertainment

Mr Andrew Agrotis
Phone: (07) 4622 7238