THE MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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No. 08/2010/TT-BKHCN
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom – Happiness

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Hanoi, July 22, 2010
 
 
CIRCULAR
GUIDING THE DECLARATION AND LICENSING OF RADIATION JOBS, AND GRANT OF RADIATION EMPLOYEE'S CERTIFICATES
 
THE MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
 
Pursuant to the June 3, 2008 Law on Atomic Energy;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 07/ 2010/ND-CP of January 25, 2010, detailing and guiding a number of articles of the Law on Atomic Energy;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 28/ 2008/ND-CP of March 14, 2008, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Science and Technology;
The Ministry of Science and Technology guides the declaration of, and grant of licenses for, radiation jobs, and grant of radiation employee's certificates as follows:
 
Chapter I GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Scope of regulation This Circular guides:
1. The declaration of radioactive substances, radioactive waste, source nuclear materials, nuclear materials, radiation devices and nuclear devices;
2. The grant, extension, modification and re-grant of licenses for the following radiation jobs:
a/ Operating irradiation devices:
b/ Using radiation devices;
c/ Using radioactive substances;
d/ Producing radioactive substances;
e/ Processing radioactive substances;
f/ Storing radioactive substances;
g/ Treating and storing radioactive waste and i spent radioactive sources;
h/ Exporting radioactive substances, source nuclear materials, nuclear materials and nuclear devices;
i/ Importing radioactive substances, source nuclear materials, nuclear materials and nuclear devices;
j/ Packing and transporting radioactive substances, source nuclear materials and nuclear materials;
k/ Transporting radioactive substances, source nuclear materials and nuclear materials in transit via the Vietnamese territory;
l/ Building radiation facilities;
m/ Changing the sizes and operation scopes of radiation facilities;
n/ Terminating the operation of radiation facilities.
3. The grant of certificates to radiation employees who perform the jobs specified in Clause 1, Article 28 of the Law on Atomic Energy.

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