Regulatory Oversight Report for Uranium and Nuclear Substance Processing Facilities

Updated October 25, 2017

Notice of public meeting and participant funding

On December 13 or 14, 2017, the CNSC will hold a public meeting during which CNSC staff will present its Regulatory Oversight Report for Uranium and Nuclear Substance Processing Facilities in Canada: 2016. This report provides CNSC staff’s assessment of the safety performance of licensees and their facilities authorized by the CNSC for the processing of uranium and nuclear substances in Canada in 2016.

Members of the public and Indigenous groups who have an interest or expertise on this matter are invited to comment, in writing, on the report. Through its Participant Funding Program, the CNSC is offering a total of $25,000 in funding to assist in the review of this report and the provision of written submissions to the Commission.

Important dates:

For the years of 2012 to 2014, the CNSC published a regulatory oversight report on the performance of Canada's uranium and nuclear substance processing facilities. In 2015, the operating performance of small nuclear research reactor and Class IB particle accelerator facilities was included in the report. In 2016, the regulatory oversight report will only focus on the performance of Canada’s uranium and nuclear substance processing facilities.

2016 Executive summary (PDF) (HTML) | 2015 (PDF) (HTML) | 2014 (PDF) (HTML) | 2013 (PDF) (HTML) | 2012 (PDF)