Standard for premises - ionising radiation sources - Queensland


Scope of this legislative Instrument:

This 2010 radiation safety standard is made under section 16 of the Radiation Safety Act 1999, and establishes the minimum safety criteria for premises at which ionising radiation sources are used, or where radioactive substances are stored.

Compliance with this standard will assist possession licensees in ensuring that the health and safety of persons are not adversely affected by exposure to radiation during the conduct of their radiation practices.

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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.

Administering agency

Queensland Health

Health Protection Unit

Radiation Health Unit

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Radiation Health

Radiation Health Unit

Health Protection Unit

Queensland Health

Operating address: 147-163 Charlotte Street
Queensland 4000
Mailing address: GPO Box 48
Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 3234 0111
Website: Queensland Health (Opens in new window)