Radiation Protection Standard for Occupational Exposure to Ultraviolet Radiation (2006) - Australian Government


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to work with controlled apparatus. A controlled apparatus is one that produces harmful non-ionizing radiation when energised.

This standard limits the occupational exposure to ultraviolet radiation for artificial sources in the workplace and provides guidance on minimising exposure of persons to uncontrollable sources of ultraviolet radiation, such as the sun.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

Regulatory Services

Licensing and Compliance

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