Requesting Party: General Nuclear System Ltd
Current position: Successful completion of the high-level technical assessment of the design
You can make a comment about the UK HPR1000 design via the UK HPR1000 website.
At the end of each step of the assessment, the regulators publish detailed technical reports and a summary report.
A regulatory issue is a serious regulatory shortfall identified by the regulators. The issues are potentially significant enough to prevent provision of design acceptance.
GDA issues remain following issue of interim design acceptance. They need to be resolved before a final design acceptance can be granted.
On completion of the GDA, the regulators will issue reports on their findings along with the supporting technical assessment reports.