The radon monitor comprises of a Polyallyl Diglycol Carbonate (PADC) plaque loaded inside a holder prior to delivery to measure possible average radon concentration.
These are passive detectors which means you will not see a value displayed in real-time, a report will be provided upon return of the monitor to ARPANSA.
These monitors can be ordered by employers to use as an area monitor or a wearable monitor for workers.
If you wish to measure the indoor radon concentration from within your home, you can hire a personal-use radon meter found in our hire of radiation meters section.
|Who are they for?||Industries exposed to radon in their workplace|
Monitoring cycle period
This is the length of time for wearing the monitor
Monitor position If worn on a worker
|Chest or waist level|
Monitor position If used in an area
|Placed in the selected room approximately 1 to 1.5 metres above the floor|
|Monitor||$34.00 + GST|
|Express Post||$9.10 + GST per delivery|
*A minimum monitoring period of 3 months to a maximum of 12 months is required to ensure a statistically reliable estimate of the radon concentration.
Each delivery of radon monitors will include a control monitor free of charge.
All prices exclude GST.
To order your radon monitors please complete the radon request form.