Office for Nuclear Regulation

Control of operations themed inspection LC7, 12, 24, & 26; site meetings

Executive summary

Purpose of Intervention

This Licence Compliance Inspection was carried out as one of a series of planned inspections for the Chapelcross (CHX) decommissioning site during 2019/20.

Interventions Carried Out by ONR

I carried out a Themed Licence Compliance inspection on CHX’s Licence Condition (LC) 7, 12, 24, and 26 arrangements for control of operations and their implementation. In addition, I held on-site meetings that included a quarterly meeting with the CHX Safety Representatives.

Explanation of Judgement if Safety System Not Judged to be Adequate


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

From the documentation sampled and the areas inspected, I judged that CHX’s arrangements made under LCs 7, 12, 24, and 26 for the control of operations and their implementation were adequate.  

Conclusion of Intervention

No regulatory concerns were identified as a result of the inspection and future engagement will continue as detailed in the 2019/20 inspection plan.