CNSC draft Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear Substances in Canada: 2016 is now available for comment

Findings will be presented at the Commission meeting of October 12, 2017

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The CNSC is proud to be serving Canadians by ensuring nuclear safety in Canada and therefore contributing to Canada's success story.

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Convention on Nuclear Safety, March 27 to April 7

Ramzi Jammal concludes a successful 7th Review Meeting for the Convention on Nuclear Safety.

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Latest News

August 23, 2017
  • Rad Facts is our newest educational resource that tackles tough scientific concepts through engaging infographics and videos
August 22, 2017
  • The Minister of Environment and Climate Change requests that OPG provide additional information on its proposed DGR
  • Presentation titled “Uranium Regulation: Mining, Transportation, Trade and Control”
August 21, 2017
  • Draft REGDOC-2.7.3, Radiation Protection Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Decedents, is open for consultation until November 19, 2017
August 17, 2017
  • Results confirm that the public and the environment around the facility are protected
August 16, 2017
  • Commission to consider an application from the University of Alberta to amend its non-power reactor operating licence
August 15, 2017
  • Draft REGDOC-3.2.1, Public Information and Disclosure (formerly RD/GD-99.3), is open for consultation until September 28, 2017


Recent Decisions

  • August 10, 2017
    Decision on Best Theratronics Ltd.’s proposed revised financial guarantee for the decommissioning of its facility
    Record of decision
  • June 29, 2017
    CNSC renews AREVA's operating licence for the McClean Lake Operation
    News release | Summary Record of Decision
  • June 15, 2017
    CNSC renews NB Power's operating licence for the Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station
    News release | Summary Record of Decision
  • May 30, 2017
    CNSC renews OPG's operating licence for the Western Waste Management Facility
    News release | Record of Decision
  • March 8, 2017
    Decision on the scope of environmental assessments for three proposed projects at existing Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' facilities
    Record of Decision
  • February 27, 2017
    CNSC renews the nuclear fuel facility operating licence for the Port Hope Conversion Facility
    News release | Record of Decision

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