Welcome to the new website of the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority!
On 28 September 2017, we launched our new website. One of its objectives is to make it easier for all visitors to find what they are looking for. Read more about our website below, and please drop us a line if you discover something that is not working.
Government assignment regarding relocation of parts of SSM’s operations
The Government of Sweden has tasked the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (SSM) with moving parts of SSM’s organisation to the city of Katrineholm. Katrineholm is around 140 kilometres southwest of Stockholm. The Government has also given SSM the assignment of preparing and transferring tasks required under the Financing Act and Ordinance to the Swedish National Debt Office.
Main hearing concerning spent nuclear fuel repository
On Tuesday, 5 September, the main hearing began at the Land and Environment Court of Nacka District Court concerning SKB’s application for permission to develop a repository for spent nuclear fuel. In its capacity as the Swedish Government’s expert authority, the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority is the Court’s referral body and thus attends each individual proceeding. Proceedings will be ongoing over a period of five weeks.
- DosReg gives health and medical services tools for averting unnecessary radiation doses
- The EU’s amended nuclear safety directive implemented in Sweden
- Report on dismantling of nuclear reactors submitted to the Swedish Government
- Planning for environmental and radiation safety work internationally now reported to the Swedish Government
- Nordic unity: Greater availability of shaded areas needed for children
- 2016:27 Validation of fatigue fracture mechanics approaches
- 2016:28 Fatigue fracture surface characterization and investigation
- 2016:25 Licensing of safety critical software for nuclear reactors
- 2016:29 Evaluation of the Swedish participation in the Halden Reactor Project 2006–2014
- 2016:30 Measurement of Parameter Values for Predicting Corrosion Phenomena on Copper in Swedish HLNW Repositories
Some of the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s regulations (SSMFS) are available in English.