Participant funding

A funding opportunity is currently available for the review of Bruce Power’s licence renewal application.

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Participant funding

In January 2018, the CNSC will consider an application from Canadian Nuclear Laboratories to renew the Chalk River Laboratories operating licence.

Requests to intervene must be filed by December 11, 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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Latest News

September 22, 2017
  • Non-compliance related to the management of the radiation protection program
  • The CNSC has signed a memorandum of understanding with the United Arab Emirates’ nuclear regulator on cooperation and exchange of information
September 21, 2017
  • Non-compliance related to portable nuclear gauge security
  • Draft environmental impact statement is expected in early October
  • Mr. Jammal’s presentation outlines the culture for safety at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and internationally
September 20, 2017
  • Meet Canada’s nuclear regulator on October 2, 3 and 4, 2017.
September 19, 2017
  • The presentation describes the CNSC’s strategy for the regulation of small modular reactors in Canada
September 18, 2017
  • Read the CNSC’s What We Heard Report on DIS-16-04, Small Modular Reactors: Regulatory Strategy, Approaches and Challenges

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Recent Decisions

  • September 14, 2017
    Decision on Hydro-Québec’s proposed financial guarantee for the Gentilly-2 nuclear facility and radioactive waste management facilities
    Record of decision
  • 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

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