- All management licences issued by the department permitting the possession of a radiation source requires the licence holder to notify the department after taking possession of the radiation source.
- 24 hours for taking possession of as defined by the Radiation Act 2005, and
- 14 days for taking possession of ionising radiation apparatus (e.g. X-ray units), and
- 14 days for other types of sealed sources, sealed-source apparatus or other types of radioactive material.
Note that the department does not require notification for the acquisition of unsealed radionuclides or radiopharmaceuticals.
Reviewed 05 March 2019