Licence to Use or Handle Radioactive Substances - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to use or handle radioactive substances while carrying out business. A radioactive substance is a substance occurring naturally or artificially produced (whether solid, liquid or gaseous) which consists of or contains any radioactive element or compound whether natural or artificial and includes any device or thing that contains such a substance.

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
  • demonstrate that you have appropriate knowledge of the principles and practices of radiation protection.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $293.00 Fees for 2022-23
Apply Licence All $131.00 Licence 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.

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