Guidance: Intelligent Client in relation to Nuclear Safety

Guidance for NDA employees on the user of the site and Intelligent Client in relation to Nuclear Safety, Security and Environmental Protection


NSG33 Guidance for NDA Staff on the User of the Site and Intelligent Client in Relation to Nuclear Safety, Security and Environmental Protection Rev3

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This guidance is to clarify the respective roles and responsibilities of NDA and its principal contractors (the Site Licence Companies or SLCs) for safety and environmental protection at nuclear licensed sites. The potential for ambiguity or conflicted responsibilities arise from the separate, but at times overlapping duties in law of NDA (drawn from the Energy Act 2004) and the SLCs (drawn from Health, Safety, Environmental and other legislation) and include the SLC’s obligations as holder of a nuclear site licence and environmental permits.

Published 11 March 2011