Regulations

Some of the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s regulations (SSMFS) are available in English. The translations provided below are unofficial versions of the Authority’s regulations. In the event of any discrepancy between the Swedish and English versions, the Swedish original will take precedence. Many SSMFS regulations are undergoing substantial revision. Publication of additional translations on this page will resume after the revision work has been finalised.

SSMFS 2011:2 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s regulations and general advice concerning clearance of materials, rooms, buildings and land in practices involving ionising radiation
SSMFS 2008:51 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s regulations concerning basic provisions for the protection of workers and the general public in practices involving ionising radiation
SSMFS 2008:37 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations Concerning the Protection of Human Health and the Environment in Connection with the Final Management of Spent Nuclear Fuel and Nuclear Waste
SSMFS 2008:35 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations on General Obligations in Medical and Dental Practices using Ionising Radiation
SSMFS 2008:32 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations concerning the Competence of Operations Personnel at Reactor Facilities
SSMFS 2008:29 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s General Recommendations on the Competence of Radiation Protection Experts
SSMFS 2008:26 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations on Radiation Protection of Individuals Exposed to Ionizing Radiation at Nuclear Facilities
SSMFS 2008:24 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations on Radiation Protection Managers at Nuclear Facilities
SSMFS 2008:23 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations on Protection of Human Health and the Environment in connection with Discharges of Radioactive Substances from certain Nuclear Facilities
SSMFS 2008:21 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s regulations concerning safety in connection with the disposal of nuclear material and nuclear waste
SSMFS 2008:17 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations concerning the Design and Construction of Nuclear Power Reactors
SSMFS 2008:9 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations on the Control of High-Activity Sealed Radioactive Sources
SSMFS 2008:1 The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority’s Regulations concerning Safety in Nuclear Facilities