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.

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