REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities - Public Consultation

Consultation has concluded

Consultation on REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted comments.

REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities sets out requirements and guidance for applicants and licensees to demonstrate the safety of a Class IB nuclear facility, including:

  • a safety analysis program (the managed process that governs conduct of a safety analysis)
  • conduct of a safety analysis (a systematic evaluation of the potential hazards)
  • safety analysis documents, records and reporting

This document is the first version of REGDOC‑2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities.

For additional information on safety analysis for the post-closure phase of a disposal facility, see REGDOC‑2.11.1, Waste Management, Volume III: Safety Case for Disposal of Radioactive Waste.

Consultation on REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted comments.

REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities sets out requirements and guidance for applicants and licensees to demonstrate the safety of a Class IB nuclear facility, including:

  • a safety analysis program (the managed process that governs conduct of a safety analysis)
  • conduct of a safety analysis (a systematic evaluation of the potential hazards)
  • safety analysis documents, records and reporting

This document is the first version of REGDOC‑2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities.

For additional information on safety analysis for the post-closure phase of a disposal facility, see REGDOC‑2.11.1, Waste Management, Volume III: Safety Case for Disposal of Radioactive Waste.

CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.

Can I submit my comments by email?

If you prefer to submit comments by email, please send your comments to cnsc.consultation.ccsn@canada.ca

Is consultation closed for REGDOC-2.4.4?

The initial consultation on REGDOC-2.4.4, Safety Analysis for Class IB Nuclear Facilities, closes on December 4 (extended from November 27), 2020. Feedback on comments received continues to January 6, 2021.

Is consultation now closed?

Consultation on REGDOC-2.4.4 is now closed. Thank you to all stakeholders who submitted their comments on this draft regulatory document.


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