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Minister’s assessment of the preferred site for the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility

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Publication Date: 
March 2020

The Minister for Resources and Northern Australia identified that radioactive waste can be safely and securely managed by establishing and operating the facility at Napandee, near Kimba, South Australia.

The Minister’s assessment sets out the factors he considered in identifying the suitable site, in line with the National Radioactive Waste Management Act 2012.

Supporting documents

The site assessment and community sentiment documents informed the Minister.

Site assessment [2MB PDF]

Community sentiment [1.56MB PDF]

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