Licence to Operate Radiation Apparatus - South Australia


You will need this licence if you operate radiation apparatus in the course of your business. Radiation apparatus includes both ionising radiation apparatus or non-ionising radiation apparatus (i.e. radiographic instruments or electron microscopes).

Prescribed qualifications and licences will vary depending on the operations undertaken with a radiation apparatus.

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 fit and proper person to hold a licence
  • have relevant qualifications and appropriate knowledge of the principles and practices of radiation protection.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $297.00

Application fee (non-refundable). Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $131.00

Licence fee. Fees for 2022-23

Renew Renewal All $131.00 Renewal fee. Fees for 2022-23

Administering agency

Environment Protection Authority

Radiation Protection Branch

Contact details

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