Prescribed Radiation or Nuclear Installation Facility Licence - Australian Government


You will require this licence if you are a Commonwealth entity (controlled persons) who is engaged in certain conduct in relation to a nuclear installation or a prescribed radiation facility. This includes:

  • Running 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;
  • Contaminated legacy sites;
  • The production, processing, use, storage, management or disposal of certain sources of controlled materials;
  • The use of a particle accelerator;
  • Use of an irradiator; or
  • Other similar purposes.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility Requirements

Applications are subject to stringent assessment criteria and processes. Please refer to the Regulatory Guides or consult with the Contact Officer for information on eligibility requirements.


As specified on the licence.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

Regulatory Services

Licensing and Compliance

Contact details

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

Regulatory Services

Mailing address: PO BOX 655
Miranda, New South Wales 1490
Phone: 02 9541 8330