Statutory guidance

Geological disposal facilities on land for solid radioactive wastes

Guidance to developers of geological disposal facilities for solid radioactive waste.

Documents

Geological Disposal Facilities on Land for Solid Radioactive Wastes: Guidance on Requirements for Authorisation

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Guidance note for developers and operators of radioactive waste disposal facilities in England and Wales.Geological disposal facilities on land for solid radioactive wastes: Guidance on requirements for authorisation - Supplementary guidance related to th

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Details

The guidance sets out the radiological protection requirements and explains the regulatory process that leads to a decision on whether to authorise radioactive waste disposal. It also describe the environmental safety case we would expect from the developer/operator of a disposal facility.

Published 1 February 2009