The UK's most comprehensive radiation protection facilities

UKHSA is the UK's primary authority carrying out world-leading research to advance knowledge about protection from the risks of radiation.

Established in 1975, our facilities are the most comprehensive in the UK. We provide wide-ranging services including instrument testing and repair, consultancy and development, type-testing, and design custom monitoring systems.

Our pioneering radiation metrology facilities lead the UK in the testing of radiation protection instrumentation. Our facilities are fully traceable to national and international primary standards. We also provide high quality training, instrumentation and measurement consultancy as well as full delicensing and decommissioning support.

Fast, efficient instrument testing

Customers using our fast, efficient instrument testing service can be assured that the tests satisfy or exceed regulatory requirements, national guidance and best practice.