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 which contains any radioactive element or compound, including 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 $307.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $137.00

Fees for 2023-24

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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