The Law of Nuclear and Radiological Control

The Law on Nuclear and Radiological Control was promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/81 of 25 /7 /1439 AH (10/4 /2018). It aims to implement the highest standards of security, safety and nuclear safeguards for activities and facilities, provide adequate protection for human beings and the environment against the harmful effects of ionizing radiation and to fulfil the Kingdom's obligations under treaties and conventions. Click here to download.

The Law of Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage

The Law on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage was promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/82 of 25/7/1439 AH (10/4/2018) and is intended to regulate the provisions on compensation for nuclear damage caused by a nuclear accident within the territory of the Kingdom, as well as accidents occurring outside the Kingdom, during transfers to and from the Kingdom, for which the operator is responsible. This is in the light of the Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage. Click here to download.

The Status of the Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Commission (NRRC)

The Charter of the Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Commission (NRRC), with the approval of the Council of Ministers, was promulgated by Decree No. 334 of 25 /6/ 1439 AH (12 /3/ 2018), establishing NRRC. This Charter defined the NRRC's objectives, functions, and terms of reference. Click here to download.​

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