Radiation compliance certificates and registrations

Apply for a licence to possess a radiation source

A licence to possess is also known as a radiation protection plan. It is a document that describes your current and planned radiation-related procedures.

You need a licence to possess to register any radiation source or apparatus.

How to apply

To apply, follow these steps:

Step 1. Fill in the application for a licence to possess radiation sources on the Department of Health Digital Library.

Step 2. Check and pay the fee:

If you pay over the phone, you must record your receipt number on your application.

Step 3. Submit your application in person, or by mail or email.

In person

At your nearest RTM office.

By mail or email

Radiation Protection
Department of Health
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811

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Last updated: 10 October 2022

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