The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) is the agency that regulates the possession and use of radioactive material in New York City on behalf of the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The DOHMH Office of Radiological Health is responsible for the inspection and licensing of materials for medical, academic and research use within the City. The possession and use of these materials require rigorous licensing reviews. These 6 types of licenses authorize possession and use of certain radioactive materials for medical, academic and research use by individuals specifically named or otherwise designated in the license.
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DoHMH)
Office of Radiological Health
42-09 28th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Radiological Materials License