Document history of REGDOC-1.1.3, Licence Application Guide: Licence to Operate a Nuclear Power Plant

REGDOC 1.1.3, Licence Application Guide: Licence to Operate a Nuclear Power Plant, identifies the information to be provided in support of an application for a licence to operate a nuclear power plant. It sets out requirements and guidance for safety and control measures, identifies the information that should be included in the application and provides instructions for completing the application and submitting it to the CNSC.

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Summary

Regulatory document REGDOC-1.1.3, Licence Application Guide: Licence to Operate a Nuclear Power Plant sets out requirements and guidance on submitting a formal application to the CNSC to obtain a licence to operate an NPP in Canada, and identifies the information that should be included in the application.

This document will be used to assess licence applications for proposed new NPPs and for licence renewals for existing NPPs. Once the Commission has granted a licence, the safety and control measures described in the licence application and the documents needed to support those safety and control measures will form part of the licensing basis.

Status

September 28, 2017: Publication

Document Milestone Dates Links
Consultation on Draft REGDOC-1.1.3, Licence Application Guide: Licence to Operate a Nuclear Power Plant May 31, 2016 to July 30, 2016

View the May 31, 2016 News Release

View the consultation version of draft REGDOC-1.1.3
(Draft REGDOC-1.1.3 HTML) (Draft REGDOC-1.1.3 PDF)

  • Request for information – Licence Application Guide: Licence to Operate a Nuclear Power Plant (PDF)
Invitation to provide feedback on comments received August 22 to September 6, 2016 View the comments received:
Feedback received September 7, 2016 No feedback was received
Presentation to the Commission August 17, 2017 View the consultation report (PDF) and
comments received (PDF)
Publication September 28, 2017 View News Release