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UNSCEAR Report - Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Accident
Thu, 3 Apr 2014 08:30:00 Go to page
United Nations’ Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) has published a report "Levels and effects of radiation exposure due to the nuclear accident after the 2011 great east-Japan earthquake and tsunami".

Two Scientific Landmarks in the Medical Radiation Services Branch
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:00:00 Go to page
Two scientific articles by the Medical Radiation Services Branch were accepted for publication in March this year.

Quarterly Report
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 11:00:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 October to 31 December 2013

Nuclear Safety Committee
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:25:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 28 February 2014.

ARPANSA Technical Report No. 164
Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:30:00 Go to page
Review of Radiofrequency Health Effects Research - Scientific Literature 2000-2012. Report by the ARPANSA Radiofrequency Expert Panel.

ARPANSA Technical Report No. 165
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 10:15:00 Go to page
Proposed Expansion of the Australian National Radiation Dose Register to the Mineral Sands Mining and Processing Industry.

Amendment 6 to the National Directory for Radiation Protection
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:00:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published amendment 6 to the National Directory for Radiation Protection. This amendment incorporates combined issues, including amendments to Schedules 5, 6, 9 and 13 and to the Glossary.

Fundamentals for Protection Against Ionising Radiation
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:55:00 Go to page
New addition to the Radiation Protection Series. This Fundamentals document is the top tier document in the Australian national framework to manage risks from ionising radiation as laid out in the Radiation Protection Series.

Invitation to make submissions
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:15:00 Go to page
ARPANSA is inviting submissions on the draft Code of Practice for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2014). Submissions close 28 March 2014.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council Advice
Tue, 5 Feb 2014 08:50:00 Go to page
The Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council has prepared advice to the CEO on transport of radioactive materials in Australia.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:55:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 28-29 November 2013.

Construction Licence Application for ANM Mo99
Mon, 6 Jan 2014 17:00:00 Go to page
Application Number A0285 for construction of the proposed ANM Mo99 at the Lucas Heights Science and Technology Centre in Menai, New South Wales.

Nuclear Safety Committee
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:10:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 1 November 2013.

Fact Sheet updated
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:50:00 Go to page
ARPANSA's fact sheet on smart meters (Advanced Metering Infrastructure) has been updated.

Quarterly Report
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:25:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 July to 30 September 2013

Technical Report December 2013
Fri, 6 Dec 2013 14:25:00 Go to page
ARPANSA Preliminary Measurements of Radiofrequency Transmissions from a Mesh Radio Smart Meter.

Quarterly Report June 2013
Fri, 6 Dec 2013 10:30:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report for the period 1 April 2013 to 30 June 2013 is now available.

MEDIA RELEASE: CEO announces decision on ANSTO Interim Waste Store
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 10:40:00 Go to page
Australia's nuclear watchdog, the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) has issued licences to site and construct an intermediate-level radioactive waste storage facility at Lucas Heights in New South Wales.

EMR Literature Survey: September and October 2013
Wed, 4 Dec 2013 10:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The September and October 2013 EMR Literature Surveys are now available.

2012-13 Annual Report
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:00:00 Go to page
The Annual Report of the CEO of ARPANSA was tabled in Parliament on 31 October. The full report is now available.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Thu, 26 Sep 2013 15:45:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 8-9 August 2013.

New Fact Sheet
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 09:45:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has released a new fact sheet on improving eye safety in Image Guided International Procedures (IGIP).

Australia's National Report on the Code of Conduct on the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources
Fri, 20 Sep 2013 16:00:00 Go to page
Abu Dhabi will host the third international meeting of countries to review global implementation of the Code of Conduct.

Radiation Health Committee
Fri, 13 Sep 2013 14:10:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 23 July 2013.

EMR Literature Survey: July 2013
Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:15:00 Go to page
The EMR Literature Survey for July 2013 is now available.

ARPANSA Mobile Phone Base Station Survey 2007-2013
Thu, 8 Aug 2012 10:25:00 Go to page
Mobile phone basease station survey results for Merewether, Skennars Head and Lennox Head in NSW are now available.

EMR Literature Survey: April - June 2013
Wed, 7 Aug 2013 16:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for the months of April, May and June 2013 are now available.

Corporate Plan 2013-16
Wed, 7 Aug 2013 11:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published its Corporate Plan for the period 2013-16.

Regulatory Plan 2013-14
Wed, 7 Aug 2013 11:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published its Regulatory Plan for the period 2013-14.

Invitation to make submissions
Thu, 27 June 2013 15:30:0 Go to page
ARPANSA is inviting submissions on the draft Fundamentals for Protection Against Ionising Radiation. Closing date for submissions is 16 August 2013.

Quarterly Report
Thu, 20 June 2013 12:30:0 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 January to 31 March 2013

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Thu, 23 May 2013 11:50:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 18-19 April 2013.

EMR Literature Survey: January - March 2013
Fri, 17 May 2013 08:35:00 Go to page
Results from studies on power lines and mobile phones do not show health effects and an update to the Bioinitiative Report has been published.

New Fact Sheet
Fri, 10 May 2013 12:00:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has released a fact sheet providing information on some of the risks of viewing solar eclipses, including the use of ‘eclipse glasses’.

ANSTO licence applications received
Tue, 7 May 2013 17:40:00: Go to page
ARPANSA has received licence applications from ANSTO to site and construct an Interim Waste Store, and a licence application to prepare a site for the proposed Nuclear Medicine Molybdenum-99 Facility. A public consultation period has now commenced.

Radiation Health Committee
Wed, 24 Mar 2013 16:10:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 13 March 2013.

New Fact Sheet
Fri, 5 Apr 2013 12:35:00 Go to page
CT Scans for Children: Information for Referrers

EMR Literature Survey - December 2012
Thu, 14 Mar 2013, 14:00:0 Go to page
Results from various studies are combined to show that exposure to residential magnetic fields has no impact on the survival probability of children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.

Nuclear Safety Committee Meeting Summary
Thu, 14 Mar 2013, 12:00:0 Go to page
Summary of the Nuclear Safety Committee Meeting of 14-15 February 20132

Quarterly Report
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 10:00:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 October to 31 December 2012

New Fact Sheet
Mon, 11 Feb 2013 16:20:00 Go to page
What Parents Should Know about CT Scans for Children

EMR Literature Survey - November 2012
Mon, 4 Feb 2013 11:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for the month of November 2012 is now available.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:00:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 4-5 December 2012.

File Listing
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 15:55:00 Go to page
List of files created between 1 July and 31 December 2012.

Radiation Health Committee
Thu, 17 Jan 2013 11:30:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 8 November 2012.

Co-ordinated comment on IAEA draft documents
Tue, 8 Jan 2013 09:55:00 Go to page
ARPANSA is co-ordinating Australia's reponse on DS461 - Schedules of Provisions of the IAEA Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material (2012 Edition). Comments should be submitted to ARPANSA by Friday 29 March 2013.

ARPANSA Licences Australian Synchrotron
Thu, 21 Dec 2012 12:00:00 Go to page
From 1 January 2013, the Australian Synchrotron will be managed by the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), under a licence issued by the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) on 20 December 2012.

Australian Clinical Dosimetry Service
Fri, 30 Nov 2012 16:30:00 Go to page
Learn about the Australian Clinical Dosimetry Service. New information on the Clinical Advisory Group, ACDS Staff and the audit process.

Quarterly Report
Thu, 29 Nov 2012 10:45:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 July to 30 September 2012

New Fact Sheet on Sunscreens
Thu, 22 Nov 2012 09:20:00 Go to page
Sunscreens - Protection from Solar Ultraviolet Radiation.

EMR Literature Surveys - September and October 2012
Tue, 20 Nov 2012 10:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Surveys for the months of September and October 2012 are now available.

Addition to the Radiation Protection Series
Mon, 19 Nov 2012 09:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published the Safety Guide for the Approval Processes for the Safe Transport of Tradioactive Materials (2012) - Radiation Protection Series No. 2.2.

Holistic Safety
Mon, 12 Nov 2012 15:15:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has released documentation to support licence holders using a holistic approach to manage the safety of their operations.

2011-12 Annual Report
Wed, 31 Oct 2012 14:50:00 Go to page
The Annual Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for 2011-12 is now available.

ANSTO application received
Tue, 23 Oct 2012 17:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA is checking ANSTO's application to site and construct an Interim Waste Store before calling for public submissions.

Assessment of the impact on Australia from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant accident
Fri, 19 Oct 2012 16:00:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has assessed that the impact on the health of people living in Australia from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant accident is negligible.

Co-ordinated comment on IAEA draft documents
Fri, 12 Oct 2012 15:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA is co-ordinating Australia's reponse on DS450 - Decommissioning of Facilities. Comments should be submitted to ARPANSA by Monday 21 January 2013.

Radiation Health Committee Statement
Fri, 28 Sep 2012 12:45:00 Go to page
The Radiation Health Committee has issued a statement on Expectations for a Qualified Expert in relation to the Medical Code (RPS 14).

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Wed, 26 Sep 2012 15:40:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 9-10 August 2012.

Radiation Health Committee
Fri, 31 Aug 2012 09:25:00 Go to page
Summary of meeting of 18 July 2012

Quarterly Report
Wed, 22 Aug 2012 11:00:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 April to 30 June 2012

ARPANSA Mobile Phone Base Station Survey 2007-2012
Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:10:00 Go to page
Base Station Survey results for Sunbury, Vic are now available.

Technical Report No. 161
Tue 14 Aug 2012, 12:55:00 Go to page
A Survey of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material Associated with Mining - Stephen Long, Sandra Sdraulig, Brendan Tate and Paul Martin

Radiation Health Committee (RHC) Statements
Wed, 1 August 2012, 15:30 Go to page
The RHC has updated its statement on safety handling of deceased persons recently treated with radioactive material

Invitation to Comment - Draft amendment to the National Directory for Radiation Protection
Wed, 1 August 2012, 15:30 Go to page
ARPANSA is inviting submissions on a draft amendment to the National Directory for Radiation Protection (NDRP). Submissions close 7 September 2012

Invitation to Comment - Draft Regulatory Guide
Tue, 31 July 2012, 08:40: Go to page
ARPANSA is inviting submissions on the Draft Regulatory Guide - Licensing of Radioactive Waste Storage and Near-Surface Disposal Facilities. Submissions close Monday 24 September 2012

Technical Report No. 160
Fri, 27 July 2012, 12:30: Go to page
Isotopic Ratios of Uranium in Uranium Salts and Pitchblende - David Urban

Technical Report No. 159
Tue, 17 Jul 2012, 15:00:0 Go to page
Results of the Quality Assurance Testing Program for Radiopharmaceuticals 2011 - Zlata Ivanov

KPMG Report on ARPANSA's handling of safety matters at ANSTO in 2007
Tue, 17 Jul 2012 14:15:00 Go to page

Electromagnetic Radiation Health Complaints Register
Tue, 17 Jun 2012 11:00:00 Go to page
Analysis of the EMR Health Complaints Register Data for 2010-2012.

EMR Literature Survey - June 2012
Tue, 17 Jun 2012 10:50:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for the month of June 2012 is now available.

Nuclear Safety Committee Meeting Summary
Thu, 12 Jul 2012, 16:30:0 Go to page
Summary of the Nuclear Safety Committee Meeting of 22 June 2012

Technical Report No. 158
Fri, 6 Jul 2012, 13:00:00 Go to page
Maralinga and Oak Valley Dose Assessment - 2011: Richard O'Brien, Julia Carpenter, Marcus Grzechnik, Stephen Long and Liesel Green

Technical Report No. 157
Fri, 6 Jul 2012, 13:00:00 Go to page
Radioactivity enhancement Factors of Maralinga Soils: Stephen Long and Liesel Green

ARPANSA Regulatory Plan 2012-13
Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:20:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published its Regulatory Plan for the period 2012-13.

EMR Literature Surveys - April and May 2012
Mon, 25 Jun 2012 15:15:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Surveys for the months of April and May 2012 are now available.

ARPANSA Mobile Phone Base Station Survey 2007-2012
Mon, 25 Jun 2012 11:15:00 Go to page
Base Station Survey results for Maidstone, Vic are now available.

Quarterly Report
Wed, 20 Jun 2012 11:00:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the period 1 January to 31 March 2012

Safety Guide for the Use of Radiation in Schools
Tue, 19 Jun 2012 15:15:00 Go to page
Radiation Protection Series No 18 - Safety Guide for the Use of Radiation in Schools has been republished. RPS 18 now incorporates Part 1: Ionizing Radiation and Part 2 Lasers.

National Diagnostic Reference Levels for Adult MDCT
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 14:50:00 Go to page
Current national adult Diagnostic Reference Levels for Multi Detector CT.

Nuclear Saftey Committee Meeting - 22 June 2012
Fri, 13 Jun 2012 12:45:00 Go to page
The Provisional Agenda for the NSC meeting of 22 June 2012 is now available.

New Fact Sheet - CT Imaging and Children
Thu, 7 Jun 2012 08:30:00 Go to page
CT imaging is an important medical diagnostic technique.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Fri, 1 Jun 2012 12:45:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 19-20 April 2012.

The Joint Convention
Wed, 31 May 2012 14:00:00 Go to page
Rapporteur's Report for Australia from the Fourth Review Meeting - May 2012.

IAEA IRRS 2011 Mission Reports
Tue, 15 May 2012 09:30:00 Go to page
IAEA's Integrated Regulatory Review Service supports ARPANSA's ongoing implementation of international best practice.

Annual Summary Report of the Australian Radiation Incident Register (ARIR)
Thu, 10 May 2012 15:30:00 Go to page
A three year comparison report as well as a summary report (interim) of radiation incidents reported to the ARIR in 2011 is now available.

ARPANSA Strategic Directions 2012-2016
Thu, 10 May 2012 09:15:00 Go to page

Review of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Drafts
Wed, 02 May 2012 11:25:00 Go to page
ARPANSA co-ordinates the Member State comment on documents as they are developed, and provides feedback on behalf of Australia to the IAEA through Safety Standards Committee members. See an updated list of documents currently under review.

Radiation Health Committee
Fri, 20 Apr 2012 12:30:00 Go to page
Radiation Health Committee - Summary of meeting of 14 March 2012.

EMR Literature Surveys - March 2012
Wed, 11 Mar 2012 09:10:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for March 2012 is now available.

ONE YEAR ON - Fukushima DAI-ICHI Nuclear Power Accident
Thu, 29 Mar 2012 16:00:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has just published an article: ONE YEAR ON - Fukushima DAI-ICHI Nuclear Power Accident

New Fact Sheet published
Fri, 16 Mar 2012 10:10:00 Go to page
ARPANSA has published a new fact sheet: National Broadband Network Fixed Wireless Base Stations and Health

EMR Literature Surveys - January and February 2012
Wed, 14 Mar 2012 11:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Surveys for the months of January and February 2012 are now available.

Quarterly Report
Wed, 29 Feb 2012 13:00:00 Go to page
Quarterly Report of the CEO of ARPANSA for the perioid 1 October 2011 to 31 December 2011

Invitation to Make Submissions
Thu, 16 Feb 2012 10:30:00 Go to page
Draft Safety Guide for the Approval of Special Form Radioactive Material, Low Dispersible Radioactive Material, Design of Packages and Validation of Packages, and Shipments 2012

Appointments to the Council and Committees for the 2012-2014 triennium
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 16:15:00 Go to page
Membership of the Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council, Radiation Health Committee and Nuclear Safety Committee for the 2012-2014 triennium has been announced.

ARPANSA Mobile Phone Base Station Survey 2007-2011
Thu, 9 Feb 2012 16:30:00 Go to page
Base Station Survey results for Drummoyne (NSW) and Ermington (NSW) are now available.

Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council
Wed, 1 Feb 2012 12:45:00 Go to page
Radiation Health and Safety Advisory Council - Summary of meeting of 30 November-1 December 2011.

Personal Information Digest
Mon, 30 Jan 2012 13:00:00 Go to page
The Personal Information Digest describes the nature of various record types of personal information kept by ARPANSA and details how individuals can get access to records about themselves.

EMR Literature Survey - December 2011
Mon, 23 Jan 2012 15:40:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for the month of December 2011 is now available.

EMR Literature Survey - November 2011
Wed, 11 Jan 2012 12:30:00 Go to page
ARPANSA publishes a monthly Electromagnetic Radiation (EMR) Literature Survey. The EMR Literature Survey for the month of November 2011 is now available.

Post-forum Analysis - 2008-2011
Fri, 06 Jan 2012 10:35:00 Go to page
Read the post-forum analysis of the annual Licence Holder Forums held over the past four years (2008-2011).

ARPANSA Licence Holder Forum 2011 - Summary
Fri, 06 Jan 2012 10:35:00 Go to page
Summary of the Annual ARPANSA Licence Holder Forum held in Melbourne on 29 November 2011.

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