Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Company Information
- City : Flexible (London / Warrington / Cumbria)
- Postal Code : CA24 3HU
- Country : United Kingdom
The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is a non-departmental public body created through the Energy Act 2004. We are a strategic authority that owns 19 sites and the associated civil nuclear liabilities and assets of the public sector, previously under the control of UKAEA and BNFL. We are responsible for: • Decommissioning and cleaning up these civil nuclear facilities • Ensuring that all the waste products, both radioactive and non-radioactive, are safely managed implementing Government policy on the long-term management of nuclear waste • Developing UK-wide nuclear Low Level Waste (LLW) strategy and plans • Scrutinising decommissioning plans of British Energy Our purpose is to deliver the decommissioning and clean-up of the UK's civil nuclear legacy in a safe and cost-effective manner, and where possible to accelerate programmes of work that reduce hazard. We aim to do this by introducing innovation and contractor expertise through a series of competitions.