Licence to Deal with a Radiation Source - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this licence if you intend to deal with a radiation source. A person is taken to have dealt with a radiation source if they:

  • use / operate a radiation source
  • manufacture a radiation source
  • possess a radiation source
  • service / maintain a radiation source
  • install a radiation source
  • test a radiation source
  • supply / sell a radiation source
  • dispose of a radiation source
  • inspect and assess the safety of the radiation source to ensure compliance with the Act
  • store, transport or pack radioactive material.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $297.75

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2006 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Protection Regulation 2007 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Health Directorate

Health Protection Service

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.