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Welcome to the ARPS website

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

Public Announcements

IRPA 15 postponed : 18-22 January 2021


The International Congress Organizing Committee of IRPA15 has decided to postpone IRPA15, originally scheduled for May 11-15, 2020, due to concerns related to the novel coronavirus.

The postponed date is 18-22 January 2021 and the deadline for registration and abstract submission will also be postponed accordingly.

The key schedule is as follows, so please see the dates below.
  • Poster Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 August 2020
  • Full Paper Submission Deadline: 30 November 2020
  • Early Registration Deadline: 16 October 2020
  • Standard Registration Deadline: 31 December 2020

If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact the IRPA15 secretariat’s office, and additional detailed information will be provided by email to all registrants and abstract submitters separately.


Jong Kyung Kim

IRPA15 International Congress Organizing Committee

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Call for Papers
International Congress Programme Committee (ICPC) of the 15th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA 15) cordially invites you to submit abstract to IRPA 15 to be held on 11-15 May 2020 in Seoul, Korea.

All abstracts must be submitted electronically through the website only. Abstracts submitted via e-mail, fax or regular mail will neither be accepted nor acknowledged. Submitted abstracts can be revised on the website during the abstract submission period.

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and assigned to appropriate session. Notification on acceptance will be sent to the submitter by email.

Abstract templates will be provided. Please refer to the following for details about abstract and paper submission. 

Full details available at


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Opportunity with BHP in Adelaide - Specialist Radiation and Regulat…


BHP have advertised a role as Specialist Radiation and Regulatory Affairs.

About the role
As the Specialist Radiation & Regulatory Affairs your role is to provide expertise and supports compliance, through analysis and improvement initiatives, with regulatory and corporate requirements in relation to Olympic Dam’s Radiation Management Program and Licence Conditions. Reporting into the Manager Health, Hygiene and Radiation this role is based in the Adelaide office with travel to Olympic Dam.

More information can be found in the attachment, or from the BHP website.

BHP Specialist Radiation and Regulatory Affairs

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