Russian Federation*

Nuclear legislation

Primary nuclear legislation

Federal Law No. 170 of 21 November 1995 on the use of atomic energy  
Consolidated text with amendments through 2013. Unofficial translation

Related links

OECD and NEA Member Country Participation: Russian Federation
Includes country-specific information on the status of adherence to the multilateral agreements of highest import to international nuclear law.

IAEA Country Fact Sheet: Russian Federation
Includes country-specific information on the status of adherence to treaties under IAEA auspices.

IEA Country Profile: Russian Federation
Includes country-specific energy data and statistics, reports, analyses, policies, and news and events.

Radioactive Waste Management Programmes in NEA Member Countries:

Legislation and Rules Applicable to Nuclear Transport and Transit: Russian Federation Country Sheet 
These country sheets aim at providing a practical overview of the applicable legal framework in each concerned country to all stakeholders involved in the organisation of carriage of nuclear substances and to the public in general.

Related NEA publications

Legal Frameworks for Long-Term Operation of Nuclear Power Reactors
Legal Frameworks aims to provide insights into the various laws, regulations and policies that contribute to different countries' approaches to long-term operation (LTO). By collecting information from more than 20 NEA member and non-member countries, this report highlights both commonalities among approaches as well as possible reasons for variations. A detailed review of national approaches to LTO is also provided in the report.

Nuclear Energy Data  
Nuclear Energy Data is the NEA's annual compilation of essential statistics on electricity generation and nuclear power in OECD countries. The reader will have quick and easy reference to the status of and projected trends in total electricity generating capacity, nuclear generating capacity and actual electricity production, as well as to supply and demand for nuclear fuel cycle services.

Uranium 2022: Resources, Production and Demand  
A Joint Report by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency and the International Atomic Energy Agency
The "Red Book" provides analyses and information from 54 uranium producing and consuming countries. The present edition provides the most recent review of world uranium market fundamentals and presents data on global uranium exploration, resources, production and reactor-related requirements.

Publications and reports

Division of Nuclear Law

*Russian membership of the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency is suspended