Radiation safety accreditation certificate - Queensland


You will need this accreditation if you assess radiation sources or premises to determine if they comply with the relevant safety standard. They can issue a certificates of compliance to a possession licensee if the radiation source and premises are found to be compliant with the relevant safety standard.

This accreditation allows you to assess particular:

  • premises where a radiation source is used
  • premises where radioactive substances are stored
  • radiation sources.

You can contact the agency for a pre-application consultation to get guidance on the requirements for your situation or proposal.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • be a suitable person to hold the accreditation
  • hold the relevant qualifications and training
  • obtain a criminal history and security check
  • hold the relevant skills, competency, knowledge and experience.


Up to three years


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Application process


Your application needs to include:

  • certified copies of your qualifications and training certificates for this particular radiation purpose
  • evidence of your skills competency, knowledge or experience.

You may also need to apply for a Radiation Use licence, as you may be required to use the radiation source to conduct your compliance test.

Please discuss your proposed application with the agency prior to submitting your application.


This certificate cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Queensland Health

Health Protection Branch

Radiation Health Unit

Contact details

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