License 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).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be granted a licence to operate radiation apparatus, 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
  • submit an application form and associated fee.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $291.00

Application fee (non-refundable). Fees for 2021-22.

Apply Licence All $128.00

Annual licence fee. Fees for 2021-22.

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

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