The transport of radioactive material in Slovakia has to be carried out in compliance with ADR/RID/ADN as well as with the Act No. 87/2018 Coll. On Radiation Protection.
A license issued by the ministry of transport as a competent authority is required for shipments of radioactive material other than excepted packages (other than UN2908, UN 2909, UN2910 and UN2911).
License for the transport of radioactive materials in Slovakia is also required for activities performed by foreign companies with registered office or permanent address in another state.
The application shall be written in Slovakian language (Slovakian/English form is available to download) and all the files required to be submitted shall be translated either into Slovakian language or English.
The applicant has a duty to state the following in the application form for the license of the transport of radioactive material:
The applicant has a duty to submit the following files for the authorization process:
Regarding the content of the documentation applicant is encouraged to use the Guide with various recommandations for each file, that was published by the Radiation Protection Departement.
If the applicant has demonstrated compliance with all requirements ministry of transport will issue a license to transport radioactive material.
Transport license is general, based on selected UN numbers and without time validation. The fee charged for issuance is 50 € per one UN number or 1000 € in the case of fissile material.
Ministry of Transport and Construction of the Slovak Republic
Radiation Protection Department
Ms Alena Bujnova – Radiation Protection Inspector
phone:+421 2 594 94 579
mobile:+421 918 825 079
Mrs Darina Palenikova – Head of the Department
phone:+421 2 594 94 707
mobile:+421 915 393 669