Section 10: Authorization of Facilities and Activities
36. Any person intending to initiate the application of activities and operation of facilities with radia-tion source, nuclear material and/or ore containing uranium and thorium shall obtain a valid au-thorization for the respective purposes.
37. The operation of facilities and/or the execution of activities with radiation source, nuclear materi-al and/or ore containing uranium and thorium are subject to authorization through either regis-tration or licensing.
38. When applying for an authorization, the applicant shall ensure submission as prescribed by the NRRC based on:
(a) The risks associated with radiation safety and security for the facilities and activities;
(b) The regulatory measures apply that shall reduce risks from the potential impact and/or improving radiation safety and security; and
(c) The applicable safeguard requirements.
39. The authorized person shall adhere to the conditions in the authorization document issued by the NRRC.