Licence for Mining and Mineral Processing - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to carry out operations involving the mining or mineral processing of prescribed radioactive substances. Prescribed radioactive substances have more than the prescribed concentration of any naturally occurring radioactive element or compound.

Operations involving mining or mineral processing include:

  • Establishing, operating or decommissioning any facilities associated with mining or mineral processing
  • operations for the rehabilitation of land on account of the impact of any operations associated with mining or mineral processing.

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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Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

Radiation Protection Branch

Contact details

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Licensing - Radiation

Radiation Protection Branch

Environment Protection Authority

South Australia
Operating address: Level 2
211 Victoria Square
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Operating address: 11 Helen Street
Mount Gambier, South Australia 5291
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2607
Adelaide, South Australia 5001