Licences to Deal With Radiation Apparatus - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to use a radiation apparatus. A radiation apparatus produces radiation when energised or is, if assembled or repaired, capable of producing radiation when energised. Examples of radiation apparatus include:

  • x-ray machines
  • lasers
  • radio frequency heaters.

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:

  • satisfy the agency that you can use radiation apparatus equipment, and that you understand and will comply with the relevant legislation
  • supply the names of all users of a licensed apparatus.


12 months


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Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2005 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Protection Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health Services

Radiation Protection Unit

Contact details

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