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 of the licence

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

See Regulatory guides for more information.

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.