Licence conditions

Licence conditions

Licences are subject to the following:

  1. Conditions in section 35 of the Act
  2. Conditions in Part 4 Division 4 of the Regulations
  3. Conditions in Schedule 2

Note: The licence also refers to Part 5 of the Regulations which prescribes certain practices to be followed.

An extract from the Act and Regulations is provided for easy reference. See Regulatory guides.

Codes and standards applicable to sources

Licence holders must comply with the code and/or standard relevant to the kind of source authorised in Schedule 1 or 1B of the licence.

Codes and standards applicable to prescribed radiation facilities and and prescribed legacy sites

Licence holders must comply with the code and/or standard relevant to the kind of prescribed radiation facility authorised in Schedule 1A of the licence.

ARPANSA will notify licence holders when a code or standard is changed or updated.

Amendment of licence conditions

The CEO may write to the licence holder at any time to amend a licence, to impose additional licence conditions or to remove or vary licence conditions that were previously imposed.