ISO 2919:2012 - Radiological Protection Sealed Radioactive Sources: General Requirements and Classification - Tasmania

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard when assessing or manufacturing sealed source capsules used for industrial radiography. Sealed source means:

  • radioactive material that is permanently sealed in a capsule
  • radioactive material that is in a solid form and that is bound closely.

This standard establishes a classification system for sealed radioactive sources that is based on test performance and specifies general requirements, performance tests, production tests, marking and certification.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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.

Act(s) name

Radiation Protection Act 2005 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Public Health Services

Radiation Protection Unit

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Radiation Protection Unit

Public Health Services

Department of Health and Human Services

Phone: 03 6166 7256
Fax: 03 6222 7257
Email: radiation.protection@dhhs.tas.gov.au
Website: Radiation Protection Unit (Opens in new window)