Department of Energy
19 July 2019
New authorisation fees for the National Nuclear Regulator have been published in Government Gazette 42584.
The energy department published the fees in terms of section 28 of the National Nuclear Regulator Act.
The fees refer to applications for the granting of nuclear authorisation as well as annual authorisation renewal fees.
They cover the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020.
Category 1 consisting of small users, laboratories and refurbishes will pay an authorisation fee of R62 305 for 2019/20 while category 5 comprising large operators, including major mining and mineral processing facilities, will pay R1 183 810.
Category 3 comprising fertilizers and other lesser mining and mineral processing facilities will be charged an authorization fee of R436 141 for 2019/20.