Office for Nuclear Regulation

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Licence Condition 26/12 inspection of PFR and DFR, DSRL

Executive summary

Purpose of intervention

I undertook an inspection of PFR and DFR and other work in accordance with the Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) inspection plan for 2014/5 and with the intention of providing evidence that DSRL is controlling its hazards properly and is compliant with its statutory obligations.

Interventions Carried Out by ONR

I carried out interventions at PFR and DFR and at site level to establish compliance with the requirements of Licence Conditions 26 (control and supervision of operations) and 12 (duly authorised and other suitably qualified and experienced persons), and completed follow up work associated with management of a security lockdown as part of DSRL emergency response.

Explanation of Judgement if Safety System Not Judged to be Adequate


Key Findings, Inspector's Opinions and Reasons for Judgements Made

My inspection provided me with evidence that the site arrangements and their implementation at PFR and DFR were compliant to an adequate standard with the requirements of Licence Conditions 12 and 26.

Conclusion of Intervention

The intervention did not identify any matter affecting nuclear safety that required immediate regulatory action.