The Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (ANVS) ensures that the highest standards of nuclear safety and radiation protection are met in the Netherlands. The ANVS performs that role by laying down rules, issuing licences, ensuring that licence-holders abide by the conditions and, if the need arises, taking enforcement action.
International measurements of radioisotopes in June 2020
03-07-2020 | 17:36
Slightly elevated levels of artificial radioisotopes have recently been measured at different locations in Northern Europe. ...
ANVS updates guide on level 3 probabilistic safety analysis
10-03-2020 | 16:40
The ANVS has updated the guide on level 3 probabilistic safety analysis. This safety analysis is a risk analysis that a licensee ...
IAEA Mission Says the Netherlands Has Significantly Strengthened its Regulatory Framework
27-11-2018 | 00:00
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said the Netherlands has significantly strengthened its regulatory ...
ANVS and ARPANSA sign cooperation agreement
24-09-2018 | 14:52
On Wednesday 19 September 2018, the Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Dutch Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation ...
ANVS visited by IAEA delegation
17-05-2018 | 17:11
On 15 and 16 May, a delegation from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) visited the ANVS to prepare for the follow-up ...
UN radiation brochure now available in eleven languages
21-12-2017 | 15:51
Using simple language, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) brochure entitled ‘Radiation: Effects and Sources’ answers ...