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Personal Radiation Monitoring Service

The Personal Radiation Monitoring Service (PRMS) monitors potential ionising radiation exposure to workers in fields such as medical, dental, chiropractic, industrial and mining.

We are an Australian based government service which allows users to comply with their radiation licence requirements of all Commonwealth, state and territory regulations.

We have more than 80 years of dosimetry experience working with a range of customers and industries, both national and international.

Why choose ARPANSA for your personal radiation monitoring?

State of the art technology

We use the latest Optically Stimulated Luminescent (OSL) dosimetry technology combined with current robotics technology and image recognising software.

 

Accredited by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA)

We operate an AS17025 quality system and are accredited by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) since April 3 2002.

 

Responsive customer service

We answer your general questions within one business day and we have qualified scientists on hand to answer your technical questions within three business days.

Produce and report in-house

We assess and report doses within two to four weeks at our in-house facility in Victoria, Australia.
In the event of an emergency, we can report results within hours of receiving the monitors.

 

Contact us by email at prmsatarpansa.gov.au or by phone 1800 678 112 (Freecall)

20 June 2017

If you work in a workplace where you may be exposed to ionising radiation, you may need to be monitored.

Learn about our monitors that measure your exposure to ionising radiation and which one is right for you.

20 June 2017

Registration forms, dose history request forms and authorisation forms for the PRMS.

29 January 2018

Control monitors are sent with each group of personal monitors to measure background radiation.

30 January 2018

At the end of the wearing periods, you return the monitors (along with the relevant control) to us for processing.

27 June 2017

Our terms and conditions specify the basis of the contract between the parties, through which the Service, Associated Services and Associated Items are provided by the Commonwealth of Australia as represented by ARPANSA.