Working Group on the Regulation of New Reactors (WGRNR)


The Working Group on Regulation of New Reactors (WGRNR) shall be responsible for the programme of work in the CNRA dealing with regulatory activities in the primary program areas of siting, licensing and oversight for new commercial nuclear power reactors (Generation III+ and Generation IV reactors). The working group shall constitute an international forum for exchanging information and experience and with the agreement of CNRA and will plan its work to ensure improvements in nuclear safety through more effective and efficient regulation. In order to accomplish this prime objective the working group shall:

Working methods

Related links

WGRNR introduction

Multinational Design Evaluation Programme (MDEP)

Committee on Nuclear Regulatory Activities (CNRA) overview

WGRNR reports

Last updated: 23 September 2016