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Abbreviations

ACDS

Australian Clinical Dosimetry Service

ANAO

Australian National Audit Office

ANM

ANSTO Nuclear Medicine (Facility)

ANRDR

Australian National Radiation Dose Register

ANSTO

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation

APS

Australian Public Service

APSC

Australian Public Service Commission

ARPANS Act

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998

ARPANSA

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

CEO

Chief Executive Officer

CNS

Convention on Nuclear Safety

COVID-19

Coronavirus disease 2019

CPRs

Commonwealth Procurement Rules

CTBTO

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation

DRL

Diagnostic Reference Level

EG

Executive Group

EME

electromagnetic energy

FOI

Freedom of Information

FOI Act

Freedom of Information Act 1982

IAEA

International Atomic Energy Commission

IMS

Integrated Management System

IRRS

Integrated Regulatory Review Service

KPI

key performance indicators

Linac

linear accelerator

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

MR-Linac

magnetic resonance linear accelerator

NDRP

National Directory for Radiation Protection

NORM

naturally occurring radioactive material

NRWMF

National Radioactive Waste Management Facility

NSC

Nuclear Safety Committee

OPSW

Office for People Strategies and Wellbeing

PAS

Platforms and Systems

PBS

Portfolio Budget Statements

PSDL

Primary Standards Dosimetry Laboratory

PGPA Act

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

PGPA Rule

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014

RF

radiofrequency

RHC

Radiation Health Committee

RHS

Radiation Health Series

RPF

Regulator Performance Framework

RPS

Radiation Protection Series

SCF

Staff Consultative Forum

SES

senior executive service

SMC

Strategic Management Committee

SRS

stereotactic radiosurgery

TTAS

Talk to a Scientist

UVR

Ultraviolet radiation

WHS

Work Health and Safety

WHS Act

Work Health and Safety Act 2011