Radioactive Substances Act 1993

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Radioactive Substances Act 1993
Long title An Act to consolidate certain enactments relating to radioactive substances with corrections and minor improvements made under the Consolidation of Enactments (Procedure) Act 1949.
Citation 1993 c. 12
Royal assent 27 May 1993
Text of statute as originally enacted
Revised text of statute as amended

The Radioactive Substances Act 1993 (RSA93) deals with the control of radioactive material and disposal of radioactive waste in the United Kingdom.

On 6 April 2010 the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2010[1] came into force. These new regulations repeal, amend and replace much of Radioactive Substances Act 1993 in England and Wales.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Statutory Instrument 2010 No. 675 Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2010