Consent for the entry from and to the EU Member States, import, export of radioactive waste and spent fuel

The authorisation or the consent from the authority competent for nuclear safety must be acquired for the entry from and to EU Member States, import, export and transit of radioactive waste and spent fuel.

The authority competent for nuclear safety assesses the measures of radiation and nuclear safety in the entire process of dispatching radioactive waste and spent fuel from the place of origin to the place of delivery, i.e. in the process of issuing the authorisation or consent under the previous paragraph.

The consent for the entry from the EU Member States and the transit across the territory of the Republic of Slovenia for shipments within the EU is issued by the authority competent for nuclear safety under the conditions that cannot be stricter than those stipulated for similar shipments within the Republic of Slovenia.

Detailed conditions with regard to authorisations and consents from the entry from the EU Member States, to the EU Member States, the import, export and transit of radioactive waste and spent fuel is prescribed by the Rules on transboundary shipments of radioactive waste and spent fuel.

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Legal protection

  • Judicial remedy: Appeal
  • Competent authority: Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning
Last updated: 17. 02. 2016