Prescribed Radiation or Nuclear Installation Facility Licence - Australian Government


You will need this licence if you are contracted by the Commonwealth to engage in conduct in relation to a nuclear installation or a prescribed radiation facility. This conduct may include:

  • constructing a facility
  • operating a facility for the purposes of nuclear installations, such as installing a nuclear reactor for research or production of nuclear materials for industrial or medical use
  • supervising contaminated legacy sites
  • the production, processing, use, storage, management or disposal of certain sources of controlled materials
  • the use of a particle accelerator
  • the use of an irradiator
  • other similar purposes.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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Act(s) name

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

Regulatory Services

Licensing and Compliance

Contact details

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