Licence to Use or Handle Radioactive Substances - South Australia


This licence entitles the holder to use and handle radioactive substances. Applicants may be required to sit an exam on radiation protection and safety.

Service type


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


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $287.00
Apply Licence All $128.00

Additional information

These depend on the occupation and type of work with radioactive substances, and may involve passing an examination.

Proof of relevant professional registrations, accreditations and qualifications should be provided with the application form that must be lodged with the EPA, Radiation Protection Branch.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

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

Supporting information