Radiation Protection Consultancy Services

ANSTO Radiation Services offer a unique and highly specialised consultancy service. Businesses can benefit by access to a number of ANSTO facilities and services such as environmental analytical laboratories, training facilities, extensive radiation protection resources and strong links to research and industry.

Our services include, but are not limited to:


Expert advice 

  • assessments and recommendations for compliance to national and state legislation
  • advisory service provided by Radiation Safety Officers
  • development of radiation management plans for industrial, mining and medical organisations
  • advice on source security compliance

Radiation source inventory

  • identification and classification
  • packaging for transport
  • photo linked inventory

High activity source management

  • removal
  • transport
  • disposal


  • advice on handling naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM)
  • monitoring services for mining and oil and gas industries
  • radiation surveys and baseline measurements for mine sites

Occupational safety

  • wipe tests
  • X-ray, X-ray diffraction (XRD) and X-ray fluorescence (XRF) units
  • radiation protection monitoring

Waste management services

  • source identification, transportation and disposal
  • decontamination and waste minimisation
  • waste management planning and services

Managing land contamination

  • site contamination surveys
  • characterisation of radioactively contaminated land
  • remediation of contaminants

The highly experienced radiation services team are able to provide a tailored solution to meet your business needs in line with national and international standards.

Further information

Email radiationconsultancy@ansto.gov.au


Robert Blackley
Senior Health Physicist
Leader, ANSTO Radiation Services
Phone: +61 2 9717 9517
Mobile: +61 438 406 825

Karl Mayman
Consultant Health Physicist
Phone: +61 2 9717 3864
Mobile: +61 419 013 760


Sandra Hagan
Consultant Health Physicist 
Phone: +61 2 9717 9687
Mobile: +61 477 730 782