Public consultation archive
Request for comment of ARPANSA documents
From time to time, ARPANSA invites submissions on draft documents released for public comment. Details of draft documents are available below.
Past requests for submissions on documents yet to be published
Closing Date:10 March 2017
Closing Date:31 July 2015
Regulation 40(3) of the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 provides that if a facility licence application relates to a nuclear installation, the CEO of ARPANSA in addition to the requirements of Regulation 40(2) must invite people and bodies to make submissions about the application, and provide a period for making submissions, and provide procedures for making submissions.
Past requests for submissions
ARPANSA held a community information session on the siting licence application for the ANSTO Nuclear Medicine Molybdenum-99 Facility, and the siting and construction licence applications for the Interim Waste Store, and the SyMo Facility at the Engadine Community Centre in Engadine, New South Wales on Thursday 16 May 2013.
Community information session program
Transcript (depersonalised) - community information session
Response to public submission questions and comments
The following submission from the Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism (DRET) provides clarification on a number of issues raised during public consultation
See Opal Reactor for information on the public consultation process for both the Construction and Operating licence applications for Opal.