You will require this licence if you possess, store or transport a radiation source. A radiation source means:
- radioactive material
- radiation apparatus
- a sealed source apparatus.
Security plans will have to be submitted to an approved assessor for approval if you:
- intend to possess a high consequence sealed source
- intend to vary a current licence in order to possess a high consequence sealed source.
A sealed source is radioactive material that is either permanently sealed in a capsule or closely bound and in solid form. A high consequence sealed source is a category 1, 2 or 3 sealed source.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.