Radiation Protection Information and Guides

Radiation Protection Information and Guides

Our guides

DescriptionPublication

Licence information for applicants

Radiation licence information for applicants

Registering a place

Information sheet for registering a place

Accreditation

Information sheet about accreditation

Prerequisites for a licence to use a radiation source

Prerequisites for a licence to use a radiation source

To arrange testing and certification contact one of these accredited people.

See the accreditation page for people who are:

  • accredited to test and certify X-ray units
  • accredited to test and certify sealed sources and sealed source devices

People who hold an accreditation to certify places according to radiation safety standards

See the accreditation page for people who are accredited to design, test and issue certificates of compliance for places

Guide for licensed sellers

Guide for licensed sellers - Radiation Apparatus

Guide for licensed sellers - Sealed Radiation Sources

Reporting  Radiation Incidents

Prescribed fees

Type of fee

Amount

Notes

Application for licence

$211.20

payable only once for the first application and not on subsequent renewals of the licence

Application to amend an authority

$84.15

 

Application to amend or substitute an approved radiation management plan

$84.15

 

Licence to use only radiation source

$211.20

 

Licence to possess and use 1 radiation apparatus

$339.90

 

Licence to possess and use 2 radiation apparatus

$473.55

 

Licence to possess and use 3 radiation apparatus

$811.80

 

Licence to possess and use 4 radiation apparatus

$930.60

 

Licence to possess and use 5 radiation apparatus

$1,270.50

 

Licence to possess and use more than 5 radiation apparatus

$232.65

times the number of authorised sources

Licence to possess and use a linear accelerator

$1,122.00

for each linear accelerator

Additional annual fee for licence to possess and store but not use radiation apparatus

$52.80

applies when some apparatus are in use and some are ‘store only’

Licence to possess but not store or use radiation apparatus

$211.20

plus $52.80 for each item in storage

Licence for transport of radioactive material

$339.90

 

Licence for nuclear medicine practice

$2,115.30

 

Licence to sell, repair, service or install radiation apparatus:

  

Authorising 1 to 5 people

$339.90

 

Authorising 6 to 10 people

$473.55

 

Authorising more than 10 people

$678.15

 

Licence to possess and store but not use radiation apparatus

$211.20

plus $52.80 for each source

Licence to possess, store and use unsealed radioactive material for research, teaching or pathology

$226.05

for each registered place

Licence to sell radiation source

$211.20

 

Certificate of registration for a radiation place

$339.90

 

Certificate of accreditation authorising holder to test radiation source for the purpose of issuing certificate of compliance for radiation source

  

$168.30

1 year

 

$297.00

2 years

 

$412.50

3 years

Certificate of accreditation authorising holder to issue certificate of compliance for radiation place

  
 

$168.30

1 year

 

$297.00

2 years

 

$412.50

3 years

Replacement of an authority

$99.00

 
   

More information about the fees

More Information

DescriptionPublication

Department of Health, Tasmania warning about laser pointers

Laser Pointer Warning Fact sheet

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care information about reducing unwanted radiation exposure

Reduction in Radiation Exposure to Children and Young People from CT Scans