What we do

The Civil Nuclear Constabulary (CNC) is the armed police force in charge of protecting civil nuclear sites and nuclear materials in England, Scotland and Wales.

CNC is part of the Civil Nuclear Police Authority.

Read more about what we do

Our management

    Contact CNC

    CNC headquarters

    Civil Nuclear Constabulary
    F6 Culham Science Centre

    Abingdon
    Oxfordshire
    OX14 3DB

    Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

    Recruitment enquiries

    Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

    Press enquiries

    Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

    Emergency contact

    Call our 24-hour hotline to report anything suspicious in or around a nuclear site.

    Call the police anti-terrorist hotline to report any threats to national security

    Make an FOI request

    1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
    2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
    3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

    Make an FOI request

    Disclosures Officer
    Civil Nuclear Constabulary
    F6 Culham Science Centre

    Abingdon
    Oxfordshire
    OX14 3DB

    Corporate information

    Find out about our commitment to publishing in the Welsh language scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information.