Regulation and guidelines for uranium transport safety

Uranium oxide has been transported safely by road and rail in Australia for decades.

Here are guidelines and information for transport and shipping of uranium, based on the International Atomic Energy Agency guidelines.

IAEA guidelines

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

Uranium Industry Framework brochure     

The AUA and its Member companies in Western Australia have produced guidelines for emergency response in transporting uranium in that State. The principles are also applicable in other jurisdictions. The document can be downloaded below.