Register a LASER device

All Class 3B & Class 4 LASER devices used in Massachusetts must be registered with the Radiation Control Program.

Radiation Control Program

The Details of Register a LASER device

What you need for Register a LASER device

You may register a LASER device for the following uses:

  • Medical/Dental
  • Veterinary
  • Academic
  • Manufacturer (i.e., make & sell lasers)
  • Industrial (i.e., non-medical use)
  • Entertainment (e.g., laser light show)
    • To register a LASER device for entertainment use, please submit a copy of your valid FDA and/or FAA variance with your application
  • Dealer / Distributor (i.e., sell lasers)

LASER Safety Officer (LSO) qualifications

Your designated LSO must submit qualifications to include education, training, and/or experience for new registrations or LSO change.

How to register Register a LASER device

Mail all required materials to:

Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Radiation Control Program
Schrafft Center, Suite 1M2A
529 Main St.
Charlestown, MA 02129

You can download the Facility Registration & Laser Inventory form below.

Downloads for Register a LASER device

Contact for Register a LASER device

Schrafft Center
529 Main St., Suite 1M2A, Charlestown, MA 02129
(617) 242-3457