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Industrial gauging

Industrial gauging Possession Licence

Apply for a licence to possess a radiation source for an industrial gauging purpose. You can apply for this licence as corporation or an individual.

Industrial gauging Approval to Acquire

Apply for an Approval to Acquire a radiation source for industrial gauging. You will need approval every time you seek to purchase or otherwise obtain a radiation source.

Last updated: 4 December 2020

Setting up your radiation business

New radiation businesses will need to follow a process to set-up their radiation sources and premises:

  1. Possession Licence—have overall ownership and control of radiation sources
  2. Approval to Acquire—purchase or otherwise obtain radiation sources

Industrial radiography business purposes include:

  • continuous measurements
  • discrete measurements
  • instream analysis
  • determination of material density
  • determination of material thickness
  • industrial sorting.

You may also need to relocate or dispose of radiation sources or transport a radioactive substance.