Certificate of Compliance: Standard for Radiation Place for Radioactive Material - Sources for High Dose Rate Brachytherapy - Tasmania

Description

You must comply with this standard when assessing a place where radioactive material, in the form of a source for high dose rate brachytherapy, is to be used or stored. A place is defined as including vacant land, premises and a vehicle.

Premises is further defined as including:

  • a building or structure
  • land on which a building or structure is situated
  • a part of any such building, structure or land.

Vehicle is defined as meaning anything used for transporting any thing or person by land, water or air.

In order for a certificate of compliance to be issued, the place must be shown to fully comply with the requirements in this standard.

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.

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

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