Compliance Overview

Compliance Framework
Compliance Driver Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987 (Cth)
Classification Level 3
Centrally managed, local area(s) requirement.
Associated Legislation None
Associated Standards None
Associated Codes None
Associated Information None
Return to Top Administrative Information
Administrative Body Australian Safeguards and Non-proliferation Office (ASNO)
Administrative Name Director General of ASNO
Administrative Address Physical Address
R.G. Casey Building
John McEwan Crescent
Barton ACT
Australia, 0221
Administrative Phone 02 6261 1920
Administrative Email
Administrative Website
Return to Top General Introduction
VC Compliance Delegate Chris Armstrong, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
Compliance Coordinator Faraz Hasan, Director, Research Services
Business Units Impacted
  • Faculty of Medicine and Health
  • Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law
  • Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
  • Research Services
  • School of Environmental and Rural Science
  • School of Health
  • School of Rural Medicine
  • School of Science and Technology
Overview This Act gives effect to Australia's obligations under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and other agreements, and establishes a system of control over nuclear material and associated items (associated material, associated equipment and associated technology). The system of control includes establishing requirements for permits for possession and transport of nuclear material and associated items, and the independent regulator - ASNO (Australian Safeguards and Non-proliferation Office).