Final Nunavut Impact Review Board hearing on Kiggavik Project environmental assessment

The Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) has announced its final hearing on the environmental assessment for the Kiggavik Project proposal by AREVA Resources Inc. The Kiggavik Project is a proposed uranium mining and milling operation located in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut approximately 80 km west of the community of Baker Lake.


Quebec Hearings on Uranium Mining Run to December 15

The Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement is holding hearings for the public to present their opinion on the future of uranium mining in Quebec. The CNSC will be providing objective scientific and technical information on regulating uranium mines.

Schedule of hearings and audiocast available

Canada’s Uranium Mines and Mills in 2013

This infographic features some key safety facts about Canada’s five operating mines and mills in 2013.


CNSC 101 Information Session

Come and join us for a CNSC 101 information session in Pembroke, Ontario on November 24, 2014.

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Latest News

November 21, 2014
  • Important dates and information about participating in the NIRB’s hearing now available
November 19, 2014
  • The Joint Review Panel for the Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste has closed the record for the project’s environmental assessment.
  • CNSC to consider amending licences for nuclear substances, prescribed equipment, and Class II nuclear facilities to refer to regulatory document REGDOC 2.12.3
  • CNSC to consider amending licences for nuclear substances, prescribed equipment and Class II nuclear facilities to include requirements for financial guarantees
November 17, 2014
  • Discussion paper DIS-14-02, Modernizing the CNSC's Regulations, is open for consultation until January 30, 2015.
November 14, 2014
  • Commission to consider SRB’s licence renewal application; participant funding available
  • Invitation to read feedback on comments received for the proposed Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances Regulations, 2014
  • Schedule of hearings and audiocast available

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