Radiation Safety Regulations 2016

Schedule 2 Compliance monitoring categories and inspection periods

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Column 1Column 2
Compliance monitoring categoryInspection period (years)
Medical
Medical 1Medical therapy1
Medical 2Medical or dental diagnosis 2
Medical 3Nuclear medicine2
Medical 4Medical diagnosis (excluding interventional radiology, computed tomography, and the use of unsealed radioactive material)4
Medical 5Dental diagnosis (excluding cone beam computed tomography)5
Medical 6Sentinel node biopsy, low-dose-rate brachytherapy, and bone densitometry5
Non-medical
Non-medical 1Industrial radiography and any non-medical practice involving high-activity radioactive material1
Non-medical 2Production of unsealed radioactive material using a cyclotron1
Non-medical 3Any non-medical practice involving irradiating apparatus or low-activity radioactive material or both (excluding industrial radiography and the production of unsealed radioactive material using a cyclotron)2
Non-medical 4Any non-medical practice involving irradiating apparatus or low-activity radioactive material that is sealed radioactive material, or both (excluding industrial radiography, veterinary, well logging, and the production of unsealed radioactive material using a cyclotron)3
Non-medical 5Veterinary diagnosis (excluding the use of radioactive material)4
Non-medical 6Any non-medical practice involving irradiating apparatus or low-activity radioactive material that is sealed radioactive material, or both (excluding industrial radiography, veterinary, well logging, nuclear density meters, and the production of unsealed radioactive material using a cyclotron)5