Office for Nuclear Regulation

Berkeley and Oldbury; LC14 and Ionising Radiations Regulations 2017 inspection

Executive summary

Purpose of Intervention

ONR undertook this inspection to examine Magnox Limited’s arrangements for delivering good quality, fit for purpose safety cases, and its arrangements for controlling exposure to ionising radiations.  This was one of a series of planned inspections for 2019/20 in support of ONR’s Decommissioning Fuel and Waste sub-division strategy.

Interventions Carried Out by ONR

I inspected the Berkeley and Oldbury sites’ compliance with the following:

Explanation of Judgement if Safety System Not Judged to be Adequate

Not Applicable.

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

The key findings were as follows:

Conclusion of Intervention

It is my judgement that overall the licensee is complying with the requirements of Licence Condition 14 and those elements of IRR17 which were inspected, at both Berkeley and Oldbury sites.