The Nuclear Regulatory Act No. 29 of 2019 applies to “Authorized Person” who undertake “activities” related to nuclear facilities, radiation facilities or dealing with radiation sources.

Section 2 of the Act defines “activity” as the production, use, import and export of radiation sources for industrial, research and medical purposes; the transportation of radioactive material; the siting, construction, commissioning, operation, and decommissioning of facilities; radioactive waste management activities and site remediation.

“Authorized Person” is defined as a holder, whether natural or corporate, of a valid authorization for a specified activity. We administer authorizations for “activities” related to nuclear facilities, radiation facilities or dealing with radiation sources.

Section 2 of the Act defines “authorization” as the granting by the Authority of a written   permission for an authorized person to perform a specified activity and includes a licence, permit, registration and approval.

What activities require authorization

The following activities related to nuclear or radiation facilities require authorization:

How will my application for authorization be reviewed and assessment?

Once the application is received, it will be reviewed to ensure

Where do I send duly filled application form(s)

Duly filled licence applications, supporting

Payment Methods

You can pay statutory fees and charges using any of the following methods:

What will be taken into account when assessing the application?

Criteria of assessment is based on:

Import and Export of Nuclear Materials and Radiation Sources

Under the Nuclear Regulatory Act No. 29 of 2019, authorisation by KENRA