UV and sunbeds

This section is intended for public health specialists, operators and users of sunbeds and anyone interested in managing the risks of sunbed use. The main purpose is to provide links to resources which could assist them in their work.  Suggestions for additional links can be emailed to info@emfservices.co.nz. 

Managing the risks from sunbed use

The New Zealand Ministry of Health has prepared a revised version of its Guidelines for operators of UV tanning lamps to assist commercial operators comply with AS/NZS 2635:2008 Solaria for cosmetic purposesThis is currently in draft form pending the possible development of regulatory controls.

New Zealand resources and information

Overseas resources


Legislation in New Zealand

Overseas legislation