Management Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you possess or transport a radiation source. A radiation source means:

  • radioactive material
  • radiation apparatus
  • a sealed source apparatus.

Security plans will have to be submitted to an approved assessor for approval if you:

  • intend to possess a high consequence sealed source
  • intend to vary a current licence in order to possess a high consequence sealed source.

A sealed source is radioactive material that is either permanently sealed in a capsule or closely bound and in solid form. A high consequence sealed source is a category 1, 2 or 3 sealed source.

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 licence, you must:

  • provide a description of the proposed radiation practice that will be conducted
  • provide information on the types of radiation sources involved
  • submit the prescribed form and fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.



Fees for 2016-17.


Fees for 2016-17.


Fees for 2016-17.


Additional fees will vary according to the type of radiation source that is required.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Radiation Advisory Committee

Act(s) name

Radiation Act 2005 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Regulations 2007 (Victoria)

Contact details

Registration and Licensing
Department of Health and Human Services
Radiation Advisory Committee


1300 767 469


1300 769 274

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