Registration of a Radiation Source - Northern Territory


You will need this registration if you own a radiation source. Before you register the source, you need to have a licence to possess and a certificate of compliance.

A radiation source is something that may emit ionising radiation. It can be radioactive material or a radiation apparatus.

A person who manufactures, possess, uses, stores, transports, disposes of or otherwise deals with a radiation source must take all measures that are reasonable and practicable to ensure any activities does not result in harm to the health or safety of persons or environment caused by radiation emitted from the 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 you must:

  • obtain a certificate of compliance
  • hold a licence to possess.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $121.00

Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

Department of Health

Radiation Protection

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Radiation Protection

Department of Health

Northern Territory
Phone: 08 8922 7152