Accreditation as a Radiation Security Assessor - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this accreditation if you intend to act as a Radiation Security Assessor. Radiation Security Assessors review source security plans or amended security plans to assess whether the plans are made or amended in accordance with the law.

A source security plan outlines the security system surrounding the use, transport and storage of a regulated radioactive material. Regulated radioactive materials are used in medicine, industry, research and education.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation you must:

  • Have obtained the relevant qualifications; and
  • Submit an application form, accompanied by the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



Complex applications may attract an extra fee of $215.

Administering agency

Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority

Act(s) name

Radiation Control Act 1990 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Control Regulation 2013 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Licensing Team, Hazardous Materials, Chemicals and Radiation Section
Department of Planning and Environment
NSW Environment Protection Authority

Mailing address:
Sydney South, New South Wales 1232


02 9995 5959


13 15 55


02 9995 6603

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