Licence for a Radiation Source - Northern Territory

Service summary

Any person intending to manufacture, sell, acquire, possess, use, store, transport, dispose of, or otherwise deal with a radiation source must be licensed. Registered diagnostic radiographers are taken to have a licence to use or possess a source for practising radiography.

Service type


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


Up to three years.


$115 (100 Revenue units) 2017-18 Revenue unit = $1.15.

Additional information

Application forms are available online from

Administering agency

Department of Health

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2004 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Manager, Radiation Protection

Operating address:
2nd Floor Casuarina Plaza
258 Trower Road
Casuarina NT 0810
Mailing address:
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811

Toll Free:






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