Prescribed Radiation Source Licence - Australian Government


You will require this licence if you operate as a Commonwealth entity (controlled person) who deals with controlled material or controlled apparatus.

Controlled apparatus includes an apparatus which produces harmful non-ionizing radiation when energised. Controlled material means any natural or artificial material, which emits ionizing radiation spontaneously.

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 Guide or consult with the Contact Officer for more 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 vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee 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