Potential Regional Assessment of Radioactive Waste Disposal in the Ottawa Valley

The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada is reviewing a request to conduct a regional assessment of radioactive waste disposal in the Ottawa Valley, located in Ontario.

Latest update

July 30, 2021 — The Minister of Environment and Climate Change has decided that a regional assessment of Radioactive Waste Disposal in the Ottawa Valley is not warranted under the Impact Assessment Act. The reasons for the decision are provided in the Minister's Response.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
3 Minister's Response - July 30, 2021
1 Request for Regional Assessment PDF (2.8 MB) May 3, 2021


Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
160 Elgin Street, 22nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H3
Telephone: 613-957-0700 or 1-866-582-1884
Fax: 613-957-0862
Email: information@iaac-aeic.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Ottawa Valley (Ontario)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Nuclear Energy
    • Waste Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    Not applicable
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Assessment not applicable
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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