IAEA Safety Standards Series (NUSSC)

Status: December 2018

DS518 (STEP 3)
Revision by amendment of 2 Specific Safety Guides on Nuclear Fuel Cycle

Revision of SSG-42 (Ex DS360) and SSG-43 (Ex DS381)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guides


DS517 (STEP 3)
Revision by amendment of 3 Specific Safety Guides on Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities

Revision of SSG-5 (Ex DS344), SSG-6 (Ex DS317) and SSG-7 (Ex DS318)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guides

DS516 (STEP 3)
Criticality Safety in the Handling of Fissile Material

Revision of SSG-27 (Ex DS407)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS514 (STEP 4)
Equipment Qualification of Items Important to Safety in Nuclear Installations

New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Safety Guide

DS513 (STEP 3)
Leadership, Management and Culture for Safety
Revision and combination of GS-G-3.1 (Ex DS339) and GS-G-3.5 (Ex DS349)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS511 (STEP 5)
Use of a Graded Approach in the Application of the Safety Requirements for Research Reactors
Revision of SSG-22 (Ex DS351)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS510 (STEP 5)
Revision of 2 SSGs on RRs (SSG-20 and SSG-24)
Revision of SSG-20  (Ex DS396) and SSG-24 (Ex DS397)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS509 (STEP 5)
Revision by amendment of 8 SSGs on RReactors
Revision by amendment of  NS-G-4.1 (Ex DS259),  NS-G-4.2 (Ex DS260), NS-G-4.3 (Ex DS350), NS-G-4.4 (Ex DS261), NS-G-4.5 (Ex DS325), NS-G-4.6 (Ex DS340), SSG-10 (Ex DS412) und SSG-37 (Ex DS436)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS508 (STEP 7)
Application of Safety Principles and General Design Requirements for Nuclear Power Plants
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS507 (STEP 5)
Seismic Hazards in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
Revision of SSG-9 (Ex DS422)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS505 (STEP 5)
Source Monitoring, Environmental Monitoring and Individual Monitoring for Protection of the Public and the Environment
Revision of  RS-G-1.8 (Ex DS62)
Review Committee(s):  WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC, EPReSC
General Safety Guide

DS504 (STEP 5)
Arrangements for Preparedness for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
Revision of GS-G-2.1 (Ex DS105) including GSG-2 Criteria (Ex DS44)
Review Committee(s): EPReSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS503 (STEP 5)
Protection against Internal and External Hazards in the Operation of Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-2.1 (Ex DS263)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS498 (STEP 7)
External Events Excluding Earthquakes in the Design of Nuclear Installations
Revision of NS-G-1.5 (Ex DS301)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS497 (STEP 7)
Nuclear Power Plants Operation
Revision of NS-G-2.2 (Ex DS185), NS-G-2.3 (Ex DS251), NS-G-2.4 (Ex DS250), NS-G-2.5 (Ex DS297), NS-G-2.6 (Ex DS273), NS-G-2.7 (Ex DS187), NS-G-2.8 (Ex DS287) and  NS-G-2.14 (Ex DS347)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS495  - SSR-6 (Rev.1)
Published  2018
Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material
Revision of SSR- 6 (Ex DS437)
Review Committee(s): TRANSSC, RASSC, WASSC, NUSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS494 (STEP 9)
Protection against Internal Hazards in the Design of Nuclear Power Plants
Revision and combination of NS-G-1.7 (Ex DS306) and NS-G-1.11 (Ex DS299)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS492 (STEP 12)
Human Factors Engineering in Nuclear Power Plants
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, EPReSC
Safety Guide

DS491 (STEP 12)
Deterministic Safety Analysis for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of SSG-2 (Ex DS395)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC

Specific Safety Guide

DS490 (STEP 7)
Seismic Design and Qualification for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-1.6 (Ex DS304)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific  Safety Guide

DS489 (STEP 11)
Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel
Revision of SSG-15 (Ex DS371)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, NUSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS488 (STEP 12)
Design of the Reactor Core for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-1.12 (Ex DS283)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS487 (STEP 11)
Design of Fuel Handling and Storage Systems for Nuclear Power Plants

Revision of NS-G-1.4 (Ex DS276)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS486 (STEP 12)
Establishing the Safety Infrastructure for a Nuclear Power Programme
Revision of SSG-16 (Ex DS424)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS485SSG-48
Published  2018
Ageing Management and Development of a Programme for Long Term Operation of Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-2.12 (Ex DS382)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide


DS484 (STEP 12)
Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
Revision of NS-R-3 (Rev.1)  (Ex DS464)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS483 (STEP 12)
Severe Accident Management Programmes for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-2.15 (Ex DS385)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS482 (STEP 12)
Design of Reactor Containment Systems for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-1.10 (Ex DS296)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS481 (STEP 13)
Design of the Reactor Coolant System and Associated Systems in Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-1.9 (Ex DS282)
Review Committee(s):  NUSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS479SSG-50
Published  2018
Operating Experience Feedback for Nuclear Installations
Revision of NS-G-2.11 (Ex DS288)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS478 - SSR-4                   
Published  2017
Safety of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities
Revision of NS-R-5 Rev-1  (Ex DS439
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, EPReSC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS477 (STEP 7)
The Management System for the Predisposal and Disposal of Radioactive Waste
Revision and combination of GS-G-3.3  (Ex DS336) and GS-G-3.4 (Ex DS337)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS476 - SSR-3                       
Published   2016
Safety of Research Reactors
Revision of NS-R-4 (Ex DS272)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS475 (STEP 11)
Arrangements for Public Communications in Preparedness and Response for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
New document
Review Committee(s): EPReSC, RASSC, NUSSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS474 - GSG-11                   
Published  2018
Arrangements for the Termination of a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
New document
Review Committee(s): EPReSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NUSSC
General Safety Guide

DS473 - GSG-13
Published  2018
Functions and Processes of the Regulatory Body for Safety
Revision and combination of  GS-G-1.2 (Ex DS248), GS-G-1.3 (Ex DS289), GS-G-1.4 (Ex DS290), parts of GS-G-1.5 (Ex DS67), SSG-12  (Ex DS416) and WS-G-5.1 (Ex DS332)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS472 - GSG-12
Published  2018
Organization, Management and Staffing of a Regulatory Body for Safety
Revision and combination of  GS-G-1.1 (Ex DS274),  parts of GS-G-1.5 (Ex DS67),  GSG-4 (Ex DS429) and DS113
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS467 - SSR-2/2 (Rev.1)     
Published   2016
Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Commissioning and Operation
Revision through addenda of  SSR-2/2  (Ex DS413)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS466 -  GSR Part 4 (Rev.1)      
Published   2016
Safety Assessment for Facilities and Activities
Revision through addenda of  GSR Part 4 (Ex DS348)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
General Safety Requirements

DS465 SSR-2/1 (Rev.1) 
Published  2016
Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Design
Revision through addenda of   SSR-2/1 (Ex DS414)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS464 - NS-R-3 (Rev.1)    
Published  2016
Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
Revision through addenda of
  NS-R-3 (Ex DS305)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Requirements

 
DS463 - GSR Part 1 (Rev.1)
Published  2016
Governmental, Legal and Regulatory Framework for Safety
Revision through addenda of   GSR Part 1 (Ex DS415)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
General Safety Requirements

DS462 - GSR Part 1 (Rev.1), NS-R-3 (Rev.1), SSR-2/1 (Rev.1), SSR-2/2 (Rev.1) und GSR Part 4 (Rev.1)      
Published  2016
Revision through addenda of GSR Part1, NS-R-3, SSR-2/1, SSR-2/2 and GSR Part4 
Revision through addenda of
  GSR Part 1 (Ex DS415),  NS-R-3 (Ex DS305), SSR-2/1 (Ex DS414), SSR-2/2  (Ex DS413) and GSR Part 4 (Ex DS348)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC

DS460 - GSG-6                         
Published   2017
Communication and Consultation with Interested Parties by the Regulatory Body 
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS457 - GRS Part 7                   
Published  2015
Preparedness and Response for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
Revision of GS-R-2 (Ex DS43)
Review Committee(s): RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NUSSC
General Safety Requirements

DS456 - GRS Part 2                     
Published  2016
Leadership and Management for Safety
Revision of GS-R-3 (Ex DS338)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, RASSC, TRANSSC
General Safety Requirements

DS453  - GSG-7
Published   2018
Occupational Radiation Protection
Revision of  RS-G-1.1 (Ex DS69), RS-G-1.2 (Ex DS85), RS-G-1.3 (Ex DS12),  RS-G-1.6 (Ex DS17) and GS-G-3.2 (Ex DS315
Review Committee(s): RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NUSSC
General Safety Guide

DS452 SSG-47
Published   2018
Decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants, Research Reactors and Other Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities
Revision und combination of  WS-G-2.1  (Ex DS257) and  WS-G-2.4 (Ex DS171) (merging of DS402 and DS404)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, NUSSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS450 - GRS Part 6             
Published   2014
Decommissioning of Facilities
Revision of  WS-R-5 (Ex DS333)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC
General Safety Requirements

DS449 (STEP 11)
Content of the Safety Analysis Report for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of GS-G-4.1 (Ex DS309)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
General Safety Guide

DS448 - SSG-40                 
Published   2016
Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Reactors
Revision of  WS-G-2.5 (Ex DS159)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS447 - SSG-41                 
Published   2016
Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste from Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities
Revision of WS-G-2.6 (Ex DS163)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS446 - SSG-28
Published   2014
Commissioning for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of  NS-G-2.9 (Ex DS219)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS442GSG-9
Published  2018
Regulatory Control of Radioactive Discharges to the Environment
Revision of WS-G-2.3 (Ex DS25)
Review Committee(s):  WASSC, RASSC, (NUSSC bei DPP)
General Safety Guide

DS441 - SSG-38                
Published  2015
Construction of Nuclear Installations
New document
Review Committee(s):  NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS440 (STEP 11)
Design Auxiliary Systems in Nuclear Power Plants
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, NSGC
Safety Guide

DS439NS-R-5 Rev-1
Published  2014
Safety of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities
Revision of NS-R-5 (Ex DS316)
Review Committee(s):  NUSSC, WASSC, RASSC
Safety Requirements

DS437 - SSR- 6 
Published 2012
Regulations for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material
Revision of TS-R-1 (Ex DS345)
Review Committee(s): TRANSSC, RASSC, NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS436 -  SSG-37
Published 2015
Instrumentation and Control and Software Important to Safety for Research Reactors
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS434 (STEP 11)
Radiation Safety of Accelerator Based Radioisotope Production Facilities
New document
Review Committee(s): RASSC, NUSSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC, EPReSC
Safety Guide

DS433 - SSG-35               
Published  2015
Safety Aspects in Siting for Nuclear Installations
Revision of 50-SG-S9
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS432 - GSG-8              
Published  2018
Radiation Protection of the Public and Protection of the Environment
New document
Review Committee(s): RASSC, WASSC, NUSSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
General Safety Guide

DS431 - SSG-39              
Published  2016
Design of Instrumentation and Control Systems for Nuclear Power Plants
Revision and combination of NS-G-1.1 (Ex DS264) and NS-G-1.3 (Ex DS252)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS430 - SSG-34            
Published  2016
Design of Electric Power Systems for NPPs
Revision  of NS-G-1.8  (Ex DS303)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS429 - GSG-4
Published 2013
Use of External Experts by the Regulatory Body  
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC
General Safety Guide

DS427GSG-10 
Published 2018
Prospective Radiological Environmental Impact Assessment for Facilities and Activities
Revision of NS-G-3.2 (Ex DS182)
Review Committee(s): WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC
General Safety Guide

DS426 - SSG-25 
Published 2013 
Periodic Safety Review of Nuclear Power Plants
Revision of NS-G-2.10 (Ex DS307)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, RASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS424 - SSG-16
Published 2012
Establishing the Safety Infrastructure for a National Nuclear Power Programme
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC, RASSC, TRANSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS422 - SSG-9
Published 2010
Seismic Hazards in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations

Revision of NS-G-3.3 (Ex DS302)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS417 - SSG-18
Published 2011
Meterological and Hydrological Hazards in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
Superseded NS-G-3.4  (Ex DS184), Safety Series Nos. 50-SG-S11A &-S11B  and NS-G-3.5  (Ex DS280)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS415 -  GSR Part 1 
Published  2010
Governmental, Legal and Regulatory Framework for Safety
Revision of GS-R-1 (Ex DS180)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC
General Safety Requirements

DS414 - SSR-2/1 
Published  2012
Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Design
Revision of NS-R-1 (Ex DS181)
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Requirements

DS413 - SSR-2/2
Published  2011
Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Commissioning and Operation
Revision of NS-R-2 (Ex DS179)
Review Committee(s):
Specific Safety Requirements

DS412 - SSG-10
Published 2010
Ageing Management for Research Reactors
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS407 - SSG-27
Published 2014
Criticality Safety in the Handling of Fissile Material
New document
Review Committee(s): WASSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS405 - SSG-21
Published 2012
Volcanic Hazards in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations 
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS397 -SSG-24
Published 2012
Safety in the Utilization and Modification of Research Reactors
Revision of  35-G2
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS396SSG-20 
Published 2012
Safety Assessment for Research Reactors and Preparation of the Safety Analysis Report
Revision of 35-G1 
Review Committee(s) : NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS393 - SSG-4
Published  2010
Development and Application of Level 2 Probabilistic Safety Assessment for Nuclear Power Plants
Further development of  "Safety Series No.50-P-8"
Specific Safety Guide

DS388 - SSG-13
Published  2011
Chemistry Programme for Water Cooled Nuclear Power Plants
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS381 - SSG-43             
Published  2017
Safety of Fuel Cycle Research and Development Facilities
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS379 - GSR Part 3       
Published 2014
International Basic Safety Standards for Protection against Ionizing Radiation and for the Safety of Radiation Sources
Revision of SS115 and WS-R-3 (Ex DS162)
Review Committee(s): RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NUSSC
General Safety Requirements

DS376 - WS-G-5.2
Published  2008
Safety Assessment for the Decommissioning of Facilities Using Radioactive Material
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Safety Guide

DS371 - SSG-15
Published 2012
Storage of Spent Fuel
New document, combination of  SS No.116,  SS No.117  and SS No.118 
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, WASSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS367 - SSG-30          
Published  2014
Safety Classification of Structures, Systems and Componentsin Nuclear Power Plants
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS365 - WS-G-5.2       
Published 2008
Safety Assessment for the Decommissioning of Facilities Using Radioactive Material
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Safety Guide

DS360 - SSG- 42        
Published  2017
Safety of Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Facilities
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, NSGC
Specific Safety Guide

DS351 - SSG-22
Published  2012
Use of a Graded Approach in the Application of the Safety Requirements for Research Reactors
New document
Review Committee(s): NUSSC
Specific Safety Guide

DS344 - SSG-5
Published  2010
Safety of Conversion Facilities and Uranium Enrichment Facilities
Specific Safety Guide

DS318 - SSG-7
Published 2010
Safety of Uranium and Plutonium Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facilities
Specific Safety Guide

DS317 - SSG-6
Published  2010
Safety of Uranium Fuel Fabrication Facilities
Specific Safety Guide

DS284 - GSG-3
Published  2013
The Safety Case and Safety Assessment for the Predisposal Management of Radioactive Waste
New document
Review Committee(s): WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC
General Safety Guide