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Veterinary radiation Possession Licence

Apply for a licence to possess a veterinary radiation source for a radiation practice. You can apply for this licence as corporation or an individual.

Veterinary Approval to Acquire

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

Veterinary radiation Use Licence

Apply for a licence to use a radiation source for a veterinary procedure. You need this licence before you can perform a veterinary radiation procedure.

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 equipment
  2. Approval to Acquire—purchase or otherwise obtain radiation equipment
  3. Use Licence—perform a veterinary radiation procedure.

Veterinary radiation business purposes include:

  • radiography of animals
  • diagnostic nuclear medicine
  • therapeutic nuclear medicine
  • surgical laser procedures
  • non-ablative laser procedures.

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