2016–17 CNSC Annual Report – Safety First

The 2016–17 CNSC Annual Report features regulatory information from all steps of the nuclear cycle and highlights the CNSC’s work to ensure that the nuclear industry operates safely.

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Notice of public hearing to consider OPG’s application

In 2018, the CNSC will hold a two-part public hearing to consider an application from Ontario Power Generation Inc. to renew the operating licence for the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station.

Requests to intervene must be filed by May 7, 2018.

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Notice of public hearing to consider Bruce Power’s application

In 2018, the CNSC will hold a two-part public hearing to consider an application from Bruce Power to renew the operating licence for the Bruce A and Bruce B nuclear generating stations.

Requests to intervene must be filed by April 16, 2018.

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Latest News

January 17, 2018
  • No measurable impact to the environment occurred as a result of the incident
  • Our latest feature article details the CNSC’s recent efforts towards international collaboration and the exchange of best practices.
January 12, 2018
  • Commission to consider an application from Canadian Light Source Inc. requesting approval for a change to the licensing basis for its Class IB synchrotron facility
  • Commission amends the licence to allow CNL’s implementation of a different arsenic management strategy
January 8, 2018
  • No impact to members of the public or the environment due to this minor accident
January 5, 2018
  • Additional information from CNL is requested
December 29, 2017
  • CNSC staff hosted a tour of our laboratory for the Women in Nuclear (WiN) this October.

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Upcoming Commission proceedings

Recent Decisions

  • November 29, 2017
    Decision on CNL’s application to amend its waste nuclear substance licence for the Port Hope Long-Term Waste Management Facility
    Record of decision
  • November 28, 2017
    CNSC accepts Ontario Power Generation’s consolidated financial guarantee
    News release | Record of decision
  • November 16, 2017
    Decision on Cameco Fuel Manufacturing Inc.’s revised financial guarantee for the future decommissioning of its fuel manufacturing facility
    Record of decision

    Decision on Cameco Corporation’s revised financial guarantee for the future decommissioning of the Blind River Refinery
    Record of decision
  • October 26, 2017
    Decision on Ontario Power Generation’s request to amend the operating licences for the Darlington and Pickering Nuclear Generating Stations
    Record of decision
  • September 22, 2017
    Decision on the request from University of Alberta to amend its non-power reactor licence for the decommissioning of the SLOWPOKE-2 reactor facility
    Record of decision | Erratum
  • June 29, 2017
    CNSC renews AREVA's operating licence for the McClean Lake Operation
    News release | Record of decision

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