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Fee schedule

The following radiation fee schedule details the fees for:

Fee updates

The fee schedule is reviewed and updated annually. The last update occurred on 1 October 2021.

Licence fees

Every time you apply for a radiation licence you will need to pay a fee.

Licence application types:

Possession Licence fees

Applications for a licence to possess radiation sources come with fees that are made up of the:

  • application fee
  • licence fee, made up of:
    • base fee
    • fee for each radiation source.

Example—how to calculate Possession Licence application fees

For radiation equipment—

If you apply for a 3-year licence the total fee payable is the sum of the application fee and base fee (i.e. $1,333.50) + the additional fee for each radiation source. If there are 3 radiation sources the additional fee is $756.00

Total application fee and base fee for 3 years ($1,333.50)
+ 3 radiation sources ($756.00)
Total: $2089.50

Please note application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful. If you are applying to renew your licence you will not need to pay an application fee.

Radiation licence type

Application fee (non-refundable)

Licence duration

Base fee

Total
(application fee + base fee)

Additional fee for each radiation source

Radiation equipment

$492.00

1 year

$280.50

$772.50

$84.00

$492.00

2 years

$561.00

$1,053.00

$168.00

$492.00

3 years

$841.50

$1,333.50

$252.00

Sealed or type of unsealed radioactive substance

$492.00

1 year

$280.50

$772.50

$112.50

$492.00

2 years

$561.00

$1,053.00

$225.00

$492.00

3 years

$841.50

$1,333.50

$337.00

Security enhanced sources—radioactive substances

$985.00

1 year

$280.50

$1,265.50

$112.50

$985.00

2 years

$561.00

$1,546.00

$225.00

$985.00

3 years

$841.50

$1,826.50

$337.00

Approved plans

You need to pay a fee for applications to change an approved plan or to have a Transport Security Plan approved.

Approved plans include:

  • Radiation Safety and Protection Plan
  • Security Plan—security enhanced sources
  • Transport Security Plan—security enhanced sources
  • Transport Security Plan—security enhanced sources.

Reason for application

Plan type

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Change an approved plan

Radiation Safety and Protection Plan

$492.00

Change an approved plan

Security Plan for security enhanced sources

$492.00

Approve a plan

Transport Security Plan for security enhanced sources

$492.00

Change an approved plan

Transport Security Plan for security enhanced sources

$492.00

Use Licence fees

Applications for a licence to use radiation sources come with fees that are made up of the:

  • application fee
  • licence fee.

Application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful. If you are applying to renew your licence you will not need to pay an application fee.

Licence duration

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Licence fee

Total
(application + licence fee)

1 year

$98.00

$70.00

$168.00

2 years

$98.00

$140.00

$238.00

3 years

$98.00

$210.00

$308.00

Additional security and criminal history check fee

Applications to use security-enhanced sources require an additional fee for the security and criminal history check.

Fee type 

Fee

Security and criminal history check

$116.50

Transport Licence fees

Applications for a licence to transport radiation substances come with fees that are made up of the:

  • application fee
  • licence fee.

Application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful. If you are applying to renew your licence you will not need to pay an application fee.

Licence duration

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Licence fee

Total
(application + licence fee)

1 year

$98.00

$70.00

$168.00

2 years

$98.00

$140.00

$238.00

3 years

$98.00

$210.00

$308.00

Additional security and criminal history check fee:

Applications to transport security-enhanced sources require an additional fee for the security and criminal history check.

Fee type 

Fee

Security and criminal history check

$116.50

Replace your licence

You need to pay a fee replace a licence that has been:

  • lost
  • stolen
  • damaged
  • destroyed.

Application type

Fee

Replace a licence that has been:

  • lost
  • stolen
  • damaged
  • destroyed.

$28.50

Approval fees

You will need to pay an application fee for approvals to:

  • Acquire a radiation source—purchasing or otherwise obtaining a new radiation source for your practice
  • Relocate a radiation source—moving the radiation source to a location outside of Queensland
  • Dispose of a radiation source—disposing of radioactive material with high concentration or activity levels.

Application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful.

Approval type

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Acquire a radiation source

$42.00

Relocate a radiation source

$28.50

Dispose of a radiation source

$492.00

Certificate fees

Every time you apply for a radiation certificate you will need to pay a fee.

Certificate application types:

Accreditation Certificate

Applications for an Accreditation Certificate come with fees that are made up of the:

  • application fee
  • certificate fee.

Application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful. If you are applying to renew your certificate you will not need to pay an application fee.

Certificate duration

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Certificate fee

Total
(application fee + certificate fee)

1 year

$280.50

$140.50

$421.00

2 years

$280.50

$280.50

$561.00

3 years

$280.50

$421.00

$701.50

Radiation Safety Officer Certificate

Applications for a Radiation Safety Officer Certificate come with fees that are made up of the:

  • application fee
  • certificate fee.

Application fees are not refunded if your application is unsuccessful. If you are applying to renew your certificate you will not need to pay an application fee.

Certificate duration

Application fee
(non-refundable)

Certificate fee

Total
(application fee + certificate fee)

1 year

$98.00

$70.00

$168.00

2 years

$98.00

$140.00

$238.00

3 years

$98.00

$210.00

$308.00

Replace your certificate

You need to pay an application fee to replace a certificate that has been:

  • lost
  • stolen
  • damaged
  • destroyed.

Application type

Fee

Replace a certificate that has been:

  • lost
  • stolen
  • damaged
  • destroyed

$28.50

Copies of the public register

You can request a full or partial copy of public register. You will need to pay a fee for each page of the public register you request a copy of.

Request type

Fee per page

Copy of the register

$1.00

Last updated: 1 October 2021