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


You will require 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.

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.


Phone: 03 6166 7256
Fax: 03 6222 7257
Website: Radiation Protection Unit (Opens in new window)