RWM is engaging in discussions to help build understanding of geological disposal and the process to identify a site for a UK geological disposal facility.
Who we are
We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), which is an Executive Non-Departmental Public Body of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
Our 2020-21 key activities are:
Implement government policy on geological disposal of higher activity waste
Work proactively with waste producers to plan for and deliver waste management solutions
Deliver a robust Technical Programme to support the GDF programme and waste management
Develop RWM into a high performing delivery organisation
Our strategies and corporate reports
sets out the importance of taking responsibility for and dealing with the UK’s higher-activity radioactive waste as the right thing to do for future generations. It explains our approach for delivering a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) in the UK.
The report is also available in Welsh:
Alongside this report we have published our
, which includes our , and sets out progress on delivering RWM’s mission and plans for the future.
These reports are also available in Welsh:
Information for communities
In support of Government policy on geological disposal, RWM has published information for communities including:
If you have an issue that you would like to raise that relates to implementing geological disposal. See our issues register
While RWM corporate reports are available on this website, some technical publications and commissioned research prepared by third parties are available from our document library.
All content from our previous website, published prior to joining GOV.UK, is available in The National Archive.
To contact us about any aspects of our work, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org