You will require this authority if you intend to communicate to another person information related to associated technology.
This authority is normally required by patent attorneys intending to communicate with the patent office about associated technology.
Associated technology means any document that contains information about the design, production, operation, testing or use of equipment or plant for:
- Enriching of nuclear material;
- Reprocessing of irradiated nuclear material;
- Producting of heavy water;
- Nuclear weapons or other nuclear explosive devices; or
- To which a prescribed international agreement applies.
It includes any photograph, model or other thing from which such information may be obtained or deduced.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.
As specified in the authority.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office
Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987 (Australian Government)
Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Regulations 1987 (Australian Government)
The information contained on the Australian Business Licence and Information Service
(ABLIS) web site, or via packages or other sources is intended for general guidance
To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments
make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the
information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.
The business information provided does not constitute professional or legal advice,
nor is the use of any third party resource an endorsement of the information contained,
the associated organisation, product or service. It is recommended that you obtain
appropriate professional and /or independent legal advice to ensure that the material
provided here is relevant to your particular circumstances.
To the full extent permitted by law the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments,
their employees and agents do not accept any liability for any reason, including
without limitation, liability in negligence, to any person for the general information
which is provided herein, or in respect of anything, including the consequences
of anything done, or not done, by any such person in whole or partial reliance upon