Freedom of Information and Environmental Information requests during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The site belongs to the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, a non-departmental public body of the UK Government.
The NDA is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004.
DSRL is the site licence company that works under contract to the NDA. Requests for information that fall within the scope of the legislation are processed by DSRL in accordance with a contractual agreement that reflects the duties on the NDA.
Formal requests under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Environmental Information Regulations 2004 should be made to the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority.
During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Dounreay will endeavour to answer all Freedom of Information and Environmental Information Regulation requests within statutory time limits. However, there may be delays because of the effects of the pandemic so please bear with us; we will answer your requests as soon as possible and try to keep you updated.
You can also contact the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), who are the UK's independent body set up to uphold information rights for further advice on requesting information. Their helpline number is 0303 123 1113. Information is available on the ICO website here - https://ico.org.uk/