Radiological applications Department
Review and evaluation of the notification by applicants of their intention to undertake activities involving radiation
Authorization of practices involving ionizing sources and devices
Inspection of premises where radiological sources and devices are used, against their records keeping, safety, safeguards and security measures
Enforcement on non-compliance issues in use of radiation sources and devices.
Granting of permit for import and export of radiation sources and devices
Granting of permit for the transport of radioactive sources
Development of regulations and guidance documents in the use of radiation sources and devices
Authorization of sites selected for construction and installation of radiological facilities and devices.
The scope of activities will cover the following facilities:
X-ray Diagnostic facilities.
Nuclear Medicine facilities
Nuclear gauges used in mines
Nuclear gauges used in the oil and gas industries
Nuclear gauges used in industrial radiography
Nuclear gauges used in road construction
Sources used for research and teaching
Sources used for agricultural purposes
Siting of a radiological facility
Operating a Radioactive waste management facility
Decommissioning of a radiological
Extraction, mining and processing of radioactive materials
Gamma Irradiators used for perseveration and sterilization purposes
Destination scanning facilities