Licence to Use or Handle Radioactive Substances - South Australia

Service summary

This licence entitles the holder to use and handle radioactive substances. Applicants may be required to sit an exam on radiation protection and safety.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Licences are restricted to persons who hold a qualification prescribed by the regulations, or have appropriate knowledge of the principles and practices of radiation protection to carry on the activities permitted under the conditions of the licence.

Duration

1 year.

Fees

2016/17 Application fee $252 Annual fee $113.

Cheque or credit card (VISA, Mastercard, Bankcard or AMEX).

Additional information

These depend on the occupation and type of work with radioactive substances, and may involve passing an examination.

Proof of relevant professional registrations, accreditations and qualifications should be provided with the appliaction form that must be lodged with the EPA, Radiation Protection Branch.

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority
Radiation Protection Branch

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection & Control Act 1982 (South Australia)

Contact details

Radiation Licensing Officer


Operating address:
GPO Box 2607
Adelaide SA 5001

Phone:

0884637826

Fax:

0881244671
radiationprotection@epa.sa.gov.au

Website:

http://www.epa.sa.gov.au/environmental_info/radiation Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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