Office for Nuclear Regulation

Winfrith – Inspection ID: 52916

Date(s) of inspection

  • December 2023

Executive summary

Aim of inspection

To assess the adequacy and application of ML Winfrith arrangements for Licence Condition (LC) 5 (Consignment of nuclear matter).

Subject(s) of inspection

  • LC5 – Consignment of nuclear matter – Rating: Green

Key findings, inspector’s opinions and reasons for judgement made

This inspection assessed Magnox Ltd Winfrith’s arrangements and their implementation for the consignment of nuclear matter as required by site licence condition LC5.

This was a planned inspection at the Magnox Ltd Winfrith Site. The inspection was undertaken as part of the intervention strategy for the Decommissioning, Fuel and Waste (DFW) Sub-Division.

During the inspection I undertook a review of arrangements and sampled records pertaining to consignment of nuclear material. No significant areas of concern were noted. The staff were clearly knowledgeable and positively responded to all questions.

I have rated this LC5 inspection as Green “No formal action” as I consider that the arrangements and records pertaining to consignment of nuclear material were adequate.

Conclusion

I have rated this LC5 inspection as Green “No formal action” as I consider that the arrangements for LC5 were adequate and appropriately implemented.