Code of Practice for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material - Tasmania


You must comply with this code if you intend to transport radioactive material.

This code establishes requirements for the transport of radioactive material in Australia. It applies to the transport of radioactive material by road, rail and waterways under the jurisdiction of the States and Territories in Australia.

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

Radiation Protection Act 2005 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Radiation Protection Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Public Health Services

Radiation Protection Unit

Contact details

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