CNSC Annual Report – 70 years of nuclear safety in Canada

The CNSC Annual Report features the successful history of the CNSC in working tirelessly over seven decades to ensure that the nuclear industry operates safely.

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How do you grow the best nuclear regulator in the world?

In striving to be the best nuclear regulator in the world, the CNSC relies on its people – they are the most important assets.

See the infographic that outlines the key human components that help define the CNSC.

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Discover CNSC key behavioural competencies

In its ongoing quest to be the best nuclear regulator, the CNSC has defined the key behavioural competencies that underpin its organizational performance.

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Celebrating 70 years of nuclear safety

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission will be marking its 70th anniversary in 2016.

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We want to hear from you!

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 licence application review for NB Power’s Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station

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CNSC Participant Funding Program

We want to hear from you!

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 licence renewal for OPG’s Western Waste Management Facility

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CNSC Participant Funding Program: Western Waste Management Facility

Latest News

September 23, 2016
  • The booklet provides practical information for radiation protection specialists at facilities.
September 22, 2016
  • Licensee to return all portable gauges to secure storage and correct non-compliances
September 21, 2016
  • The presentation covered the CNSC’s harmonized environmental assessment processes with Saskatchewan
September 20, 2016
  • The CNSC’s annual report for 2015–16 is now available
  • A Transforming “Macro” Environment: Implications for Effective Risk Management
September 19, 2016
  • Read OPG’s news release
September 16, 2016
  • A revised agenda for the public Commission hearing on September 22, 2016 is now available
  • A revised agenda for the public Commission meeting on September 21 and 22, 2016 is now available

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Recent Decisions

  • July 6, 2016
    CNSC renews the CNL Nuclear Research and Test Establishment Operating Licence
    News release
  • June 22, 2016
    CNSC issues a decommissioning licence for the Gentilly-2 facility
    News release | Record of Decision
  • May 16, 2016
    CNSC’s decision on NB Power’s request to modify the fund agreements listed in the Financial Guarantees for the Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station
    Record of Decision
  • April 12, 2016
    CNSC’s decision on OPG’s application to amend the waste facility operating licence for the Darlington Waste Management Facility
    Record of Decision
  • February 18, 2016
    CNSC’s decision on CNL’s application to amend the nuclear research and test establishment decommissioning licence for the Whiteshell Laboratories
    Record of proceedings

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