Office for Nuclear Regulation

Hinkley Point C Site To inspect compliance with LC11: Emergency Arrangements

Executive summary

Purpose of intervention

To conduct planned inspection of compliance with nuclear site licence Licence Condition 11: Emergency Arrangements.

Interventions Carried Out by ONR

Inspection of NNB GenCo’s implementation of arrangements for compliance with:

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

Licence Condition 11

The emergency exercise Panther provided a satisfactory demonstration of:

The exercise demonstrated that correctly designed, scripted and executed simulations may provide an adequate test of the site’s emergency response organisation.

Conclusion of Intervention

I conclude that Hinkley Point C has adequate arrangements for complying with Licence Condition 11 for this stage of the project and is continuing to develop its emergency response organisation and site infrastructure in line with the current project schedule.