Ammonium Nitrate

Registration Activities

  • Registration Applications – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) would require ammonium nitrate facilities and prospective ammonium nitrate purchasers to apply for registration numbers from DHS and provide specific identifying information in order to sell, transfer, and/or purchase ammonium nitrate.
  • Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) – DHS would conduct checks of identifying information of all prospective registrants against the TSDB.
  • Registration Numbers – DHS would issue or deny registration numbers within 72 hours of receipt of an ammonium nitrate facility or ammonium nitrate purchaser’s complete registration application.