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Steps towards implementation
Plans are at the early stage of this programme and implementation is dependant on successful working in partnership with potential host communities and with UK Government.
Geological Disposal: Steps towards implementation - Executive Summary 2010 (2Mb)
A summary of the full report that describes:
- preparatory work undertaken so far
- planning of our future work programme
- management arrangements to deliver it
Geological Disposal: Steps towards implementation - Full Report 2010 (3Mb)
Describes the preparatory work undertaken so far, including the planning of our future work programme and the management arrangements to deliver it. This report is intended to provide information to a wide range of interested parties on the steps we believe will be required for successful implementation of geological disposal. It also explains how the various activities and outputs of our work programme are designed to achieve a safe, secure, sustainable and publicly acceptable outcome.
- More information on our work
Includes details of the work to develop the specification, design, safety case and environmental and sustainability assessments for the radioactive waste disposal system.
Outline of steps towards implementation
Surface Based Investigations
Construction and Underground Based Investigations