Safety Standards in development

The table below lists IAEA Safety Standards under development (Status: June 2022). The review committee first mentioned has the lead.

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  • NST070 (STEP 3) - Information Security for Nuclear Security
    Revision of NSS No. 23-G  - Review Committees:  NSGC, NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS540 (STEP 3) - Radiation Safety for Industrial Radiography
    Revision of SSG-11  - Review Committees:  RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS539 (STEP 3) - Licensing Process for Nuclear Installations
    Revision of SSG-12  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS538 (STEP 3) - Long Term Post-Remediation Management of Areas Affected by Past Activities or Events
    New document  - Review Committees:  WASSC, RASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS537 (STEP 3) - Safety Demonstration of Innovative Technology in Reactor Design
    New document  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS536 (STEP 3) - Safety Assessment and Verification for Nuclear Power Plants
    New document  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS535 (STEP 3) - Periodic Safety Review for Nuclear Power Plants
    Revision von SSG-25 - Review Committees:  NUSSC, RASSC,WASSC,EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS534 (STEP 4) - Protection Strategy for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
    New document  - Review Committees:  EPReSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSCC, WASSC, NSGC
    General Safety Guide
  • DS533 (STEP 4) - Management of the interfaces between nuclear and radiation safety and nuclear security
    New document  - Review Committees:  NSGC, NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS532 (STEP 4) - Safety of Nuclear Power Plants: Commissioning and Operation
    Revision of SSR-2/2, Rev. 1  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Requirements
  • DS531 (STEP 5) - Geotechnical Aspects in Site Evaluation and Design of Nuclear Installations
    Revision of NS-G-3.6  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, WASSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS530 (STEP 5) - The Management System for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material
    Revision of TS-G-1.4  - Review Committees:  TRANSSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS529 (STEP 5) - Investigation of Site Characteristics and Evaluation of Radiation Risks to the Public and the Environment in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
    Revision of NS-G-3.2  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS528 (STEP 5) - Development and Application of Level 2 Probabilistic Safety Assessment for Nuclear Power Plants
    Revision of SSG-4  - Review Committees:  NUSSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS527 (STEP 5) - Criteria for use in Preparedness and Response for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
    Revision of GSG-2  - Review Committees:  EPReSC, RASSC, WASSC, NSGC
    General Safety Guide
  • DS526 (STEP 5) - National Policies and Strategies for the Safety of Radioactive Waste and Spent Fuel Management, Decommissioning and Remediation
    New document  - Review Committees: WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS525 (STEP 5) - Chemistry Programme for Water Cooled Nuclear Power Plants
    Revision of SSG-13  - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS524 (STEP 7) - Radiation Protection Aspects of Design for Nuclear Power Plants
    Revision of NS-G-1.13  - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS523 (STEP 11) - Development and Application of Level 1 Probabilistic Safety Assessment for Nuclear Power Plants
    Revision of SSG-3  - Review Committees: NUSSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS522 (STEP 8) - Evaluation of Seismic Safety for Nuclear Installations
    Revision of NS-G-2.13  - Review Committees: NUSSC, WASSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS521 (STEP 11) - Radiation Protection Programmes for the Transport of Radioactive Material
    Revision of TS-G-1.3  - Review Committees: TRANSSC, EPReSC, RASSC
    Safety Guide
  • DS520 (STEP 12) - Hazards Associated with Human induced External Events in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations
    Revision of NS-G-3.1  - Review Committees: NUSSC, WASSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS519 (STEP 8) - Protection of Workers against Exposure due to Radon
    New document - Review Committee: RASSC
    Safety Guide
  • DS518 (STEP 5) - Revision by amendment of 2 Specific Safety Guides on Nuclear Fuel Cycle
    Revision of SSG-42 and SSG-43 - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS517 (STEP 12) - Revision by amendment of 3 Specific Safety Guides on Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities
    Revision of SSG-5, SSG-6 and SSG-7 - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS516 (STEP 13) - Criticality Safety in the Handling of Fissile Material
    Revision of SSG-27 - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, EPReSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS515 (STEP 12) - Compliance Assurance for the Safe Transport of Radioactive Material
    Revision of TS-G-1.5 - Review Committees: TRANSSC, NSGC, EPReSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS513 (STEP 5) - Leadership, Management and Culture for Safety
    Revision and combination of GS-G-3.1 and GS-G-3.5 - Review Committees: NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
    General Safety Guide
  • DS512 (STEP 8) - Borehole Disposal Facilities for Radioactive Waste
    Revision of SSG-1 - IAEO Review Committees: WASSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS511 (STEP 12) - Use of a Graded Approach in the Application of the Safety Requirements for Research Reactors
    Revision of SSG-22 - Review Committees: NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS510 (STEP 13) - Revision of 2 SSGs on RRs (SSG-20 and SSG-24)
    Revision of SSG-20 and SSG-24 - Review Committees: NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS509 (STEP 12) - Revision by amendment of 8 SSGs on RReactors
    Revision by amendment of NS-G-4.1 to NS-G-4.6, SSG-10 and SSG-37 - Review Committees: NUSSC, EPReSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS508 (STEP 11) - Assessment of the Safety Approach for Design Extension Conditions and Application of the Practical Eliminnation Concept in the Design of Nuclear Power Plants
    New document - Review Committees: NUSSC, NSGC
    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 - Review Committees: WASSC, RASSC, NUSSC, EPReSC
    General Safety Guide
  • DS504 (STEP 9) - Arrangements for Preparedness for a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency
    Revision of GS-G-2.1 - Review Committees: EPReSC, NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC
    General Safety Guide
  • DS502 (STEP 2) - Continuous Improvement of Operational Safety Performance in Nuclear Power Plants
    New document - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC
    Withdrawn
  • DS500 (STEP 11) - Application of the Concept of Clearance
    Revision of RS-G-1.7 - Review Committees: WASSC, RASSC, TRANSSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS499 (STEP 11) - Application of the Concept of Exemption
    Revision of RS-G-1.7 -Review Committees: RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS497 (STEP 12) - Revision of 7 closely interrelated SGs to Nuclear Power Plants Operation
    Revision of NS-G-2.2 - NS-G-2.8, NS-G-2.14 - Review Committees: NUSSC, RASSC, TRANSSC, WASSC, NSGC, EPReSC
    Specific Safety Guide
  • DS470 (STEP 11) - Radiation Safety of Radiation Sources Used in Research and Education
    New document - Review Committees: RASSC, WASSC, TRANSSC, NSGC, EPReSC
    Safety Guide