Licence for Mining and Mineral Processing - Radioactive Ores - South Australia

Service summary

This licence is required, under section 24 of the Radiation Protection and Control Act 1982, for any operation involving the mining or milling of radioactive ores.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Any person or company that wishes to conduct mining and mineral processiong of radioactive ores is eligible, but must not commence operations until a licence is granted.


1 year.


Contact the agency direct regarding fees.

Cheque, EFT.

Additional information

Contact the EPA Radiation Protection Branch 08 8463 7826 for information.

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority
Radiation Protection Branch

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection & Control Act 1982 (South Australia)

Contact details

Scientist, Mining and Environment Group, Environment Protection Authority

Operating address:
8th Floor, 250 Victoria Square
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 2607
Adelaide SA 5001





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