Importers must apply to ONR for a licence to import the following nuclear materials:
This is regulated by ONR CNSS.
Please be aware that all countries, including EU states, need to submit an import licence.
On 2 October 2006 the Secretary of State published guidance on the Open general export licence (OGEL) for the export of radioactive sources.
The OGEL concerns specific radionuclides within certain activity levels.
Where a duty holder wishes to export one of the radionuclides concerned, it must register its use of this license beforehand and comply with the requirements of the OGEL.