The Australasian Radiation Protection Society Inc (ARPS)
is a professional society of members engaged in one or more aspects of radiation protection.

ARPS is an Associate Society of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA).

ARPS publishes a
biannual journal, Radiation Protection in Australasia, and a quarterly Newsletter for its members.

Become a member

Interested in networking with other people involved in radiation protection? Joining ARPS is the best way to tap into a wealth of expertise, and to keep your skills up to date.

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Upcoming events

The ARPS Webinar Committee need your help!

ARPS hosts a quarterly webinar series which is of the format of a 30-45 minutes presentation, followed by moderated Q&A session, held via Zoom, open to members and the general public.

We would like your feedback/suggestions on topics, themes and potential presenters. 


  • Medical
  • Environmental
  • Mining
  • Industrial
  • Non-Ionising Radiation
  • Regulatory
  • Incident / Emergency
  • Education / Training / Research

Financial support for student working in radiation protection

The Australasian Radiation Protection Society (ARPS) and the Operators' Radiation Committee (ORC) have combined to establish a fund to provide financial assistance to students interested in Radiation Protection or radiation related areas. The ORC is a network of mining industry radiation safety offices, who provide mutual assistance in the mining and mineral industries.

Full details of eligibility requirements can be downloaded here.

Financial support for conference attendance

ARPS members may apply for funding support to attend a conference or meeting relevant to the  Society’s aims. Please find more information in the ARPS Policy and ARPS Application.
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