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Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

(ARPANSA)
Health
The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) is the Australian Government's primary authority on radiation protection and nuclear safety. The ARPANSA regulates Commonwealth entities using radiation with the objective of protecting people and the environment from the harmful effects of radiation. The agency undertakes research, provides services, and promotes national uniformity and the implementation of international best practice across all jurisdictions.

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Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
CEO Dr. Gillian Hirth 22 March 2022 21 March 2027
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