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Regulation Resources

These regulation resources links are likely to be useful to other Radiation Protection Advisers (RPA), Radioactive Waste Advisers (RWA) regulators, clients and visitors. The resources include direct links to downloadable Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Environment Agency (EA) and Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) application forms and guidance, Exemption Order (Scotland) and other useful information that we will post from time to time.

Whilst there have always been some differences between England and Wales, and Scottish radioactive substances regulation, those differences are more considerable now. The Radioactive Substances Act 1993 (RSA93) is repealed in England & Wales – replaced by the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 (EPR 2016). The RSA93 still remains the central piece of radioactive substance regulation in Scotland.