Code of Practice for the Safe Use of Industrial Radiography Equipment 1989 - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to manufacture or store radioactive substances on your premises. You will also be required to comply with this code if you intend to use radioactive substances for industrial radiography.

This code specifies practices designed to ensure prevent or reduce exposure of persons to ionizing radiation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required by your business.

Service type

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.

Administering agency

Radiological Council

Act(s) name

Radiation Safety Act 1975 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Safety (General) Regulations 1983 (Western Australia)

Contact details

The Secretary
Radiological Council


Operating address:
Grace Vaughan House
227 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park
Western Australia 6008
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 2006
Nedlands
Western Australia 6009

Phone:

08 93884999

Fax:

08 93820701
radiation.health@health.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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