Accreditation to Issue Certificates of Compliance for Radiation Sources and Places - Tasmania


You will need to be accredited if you intend to issue certificates of compliance for radiation sources and places. Accreditation will enable you to test radiation equipment to ensure it complies with the applicable standards.

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 accreditation you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • have adequate training in radiation protection measures
  • have relevant experience and qualifications
  • be licensed or registered with, or have an authority issued by, an appropriate board in Tasmania
  • not have been convicted of a relevant offence
  • not have had any licence, registration, accreditation or other authorisation relating to any dealing with a radiation source revoked.


Up to 3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Accreditation fees:

  • 1 year - $181.56
  • 2 years - $320.40
  • 3 years - $445.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2005 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Protection Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Approval time

Radiation Protection Act 2005. Statutory time frame to decide an application. The Director of Public Health is taken to have decided to refuse to grant an application under Division 1, 2 or 3 of this Part if he or she has failed to dermine the application - (a) within 90 days after its receipt. However, administrative processes mean applications are usually determined within 2-4 week period. Some applications are complex and require follow up and further information.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health Services

Radiation Protection Unit

Contact details

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