You will be required to comply with these guidelines if you are the holder of a source licence and intend to deal with non-ionising controlled apparatus.
These guidelines are referred to as the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP).
The guidelines provide a general framework for the protection of people who may be exposed to static electric or magnetic fields, a tool for practical safety assessment of exposure in relation to recommended exposure restrictions, and a basis for operational procedures at workplace and facilities.
Code of Practice
A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency
Licensing and Compliance
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 (Australian Government)
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations (Australian Government)
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