The Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (ANVS) combines expertise in the fields of nuclear safety and radiation protection, as well as security and safeguards. For these fields the ANVS focuses on the development of policy, legislation and regulations, licensing, and supervision and enforcement, as well as information of the public. The ANVS is involved in safety research and development studies and is responsible for ensuring that the Netherlands is prepared to respond to potential radiation incidents.
ANVS response about the “Cooperation on Nuclear Safety” report by the Dutch Safety Board
The Dutch Safety Board (OVV) has published the “Cooperation on Nuclear Safety” report. The Safety Board has performed an investigation on how the Netherlands cooperates together with Belgium and Germany to improve the safety of nuclear power plants and to minimize the potential consequences of a nuclear accident.
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 ...
ANVS hosts international meeting on nuclear safety
05-12-2017 | 17:30
The Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (ANVS) hosted the plenary meeting of the Western European Nuclear ...
ANVS and US NRC sign extension Arrangement
20-09-2017 | 14:01
On Wednesday 20 September 2017, the Chairman of the Board of the Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (ANVS), ...