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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Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear Substances in Canada: 2015

Findings conclude that nuclear substances are used safely in Canada

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CNSC Research Report - The Safety of Science

This report highlights key research activities facilitated and supported by the CNSC over the past year.

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Through its Participant Funding Program, the CNSC offers funding opportunities for those who wish to participate in its regulatory process. A funding opportunity is currently available for the review of CNSC’s Regulatory Oversight Report for Canadian Nuclear Power Plants: 2016.

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Participant Funding

A funding opportunity is currently available for the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change's application for the release of the Deloro Mine site from CNSC licensing.

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Latest News

April 25, 2017
  • Presentation titled “Some Current Legal Issues – a Regulatory Perspective”
  • Meet Canada’s nuclear regulator in Winnipeg, MB, on May 16, 2017
April 21, 2017
  • Themes explored will include social licence, Indigenous knowledge and Indigenous rights
  • Meet Canada’s nuclear regulator on April 26 and 27
April 19, 2017
  • Failure to comply with a licence condition
April 11, 2017
  • A revised agenda is now available for the April 12, 2017 public meeting


Upcoming meetings and hearings

Recent Decisions

  • 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
  • January 19, 2017
    CNSC’s decision on McMaster University’s proposed revised financial guarantee for the decommissioning of the McMaster Nuclear Reactor
    Record of Decision
  • December 9, 2016
    CNSC’s decision on GE-Hitachi’s proposed new financial guarantee and application to transfer and amend its licence to BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc.
    Record of Decision
  • November 30, 2016
    CNSC removes the Gunnar Remediation Project Phase 2 regulatory hold point
    News release | Record of Decision
  • September 29, 2016
    CNSC’s decision on OPG’s request to amend its operating licence for the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station
    Record of Decision

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