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New: Nuclear in your neighbourhood

Check out our latest module and video to discover how the CNSC makes sure that nuclear activities, and the facilities where they take place, are safe for Canadians and the environment.

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Latest News

April 16, 2015
  • The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board of India and the CNSC have finalized an arrangement for regulatory cooperation
  • A new edition of the Directorate of Nuclear Substance Regulation newsletter is now available
  • CSA N291, Requirements for safety-related structures for CANDU nuclear power plants (New Edition) is open for consultation until May 12, 2015.
  • CSA N290.8, Technical specification requirements for nuclear power plant components (New Standard) is open for consultation until May 8, 2015.
  • CSA N290.14, Qualification of digital hardware and software for use in instrumentation and control applications for nuclear power plants (New Edition) is open for consultation until May 8, 2015.
April 15, 2015
  • Read the new CNSC regulatory document REGDOC-2.3.3, Periodic Safety Reviews
  • OPG confirms no impact on the environment or the public
April 14, 2015
  • CNSC to consider an application from Canadian Nuclear Laboratories to decommission two facilities located at Chalk River Laboratories

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