The use of x-ray equipment in Western Australia must comply with the requirements of the Radiation Safety Act and the Radiation Safety (General) Regulations. The Regulations do not permit podiatrists to operate x-ray equipment.

Podiatrists who are registered in the podiatry profession with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) can refer patients to registered radiography and radiology practices for plain radiography of the foot and ankle.


Further Information


Related Pages



        Adobe Acrobat Reader File formats
 Adobe® Acrobat Reader is required to view Portable Document Format (PDF) files.

Page last revised: 20 August 2013