October 12, 2000
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is issuing for public review and comment a draft regulatory guide: Access Control for Protected and Inner Areas of Nuclear Facilities (C-205).
This draft regulatory guide provides information on how to meet the regulatory requirements of the Nuclear Security Regulations relating to the provision of physical protection measures to nuclear facilities, specifically access control for protected and inner areas. This guide will be of particular interest to nuclear facilities licensees, their workers, heads of security and others involved in providing physical protection measures to nuclear facilities.
The CNSC invites interested persons to assist in the further development of this document by commenting in writing on its content and potential usefulness. Please respond by December 15, 2000, referencing file 1-8-8-205. Direct your comments and any related enquiries to the addresses below.
The CNSC will study the above comments to determine how best to improve and finalize this draft.
Unless responders request otherwise, the CNSC will place a copy of their comments in its library, in Ottawa.
The draft regulatory guide C-205 may be viewed on the CNSC website at www.nuclearsafety.gc.ca, or an English or French paper copy may be ordered from:
Corporate Documents Section
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
P.O. Box 1046, Station B
280 Slater Street
Telephone: (613) 996-9505
Fax: (613) 995–5086