Welcome to the Nuclear Free Local Authorities website. We hope you find the information here useful.
In the following pages you will find details about the range of NFLA research, policy and legal work.
This work is designed to assist local government in meeting its commitment to sustainable development, environmental protection and public safety.
28 July 2014 NFLA believe Government White Paper on radioactive waste management dilutes local government's decision-making role; and risks conflict between a decentralised 'voluntarism' process and the centralised national infrastructure planning process
24 June 2014 As costs to the taxpayer for nuclear waste management and decommissioning grows by another £6.6 billion, NFLA urges complete review of the NDA and calls for an end to the new nuclear programme
6 May 2014 NFLA response to Governments consultation on strategy to deal with naturally occurring radioactive materials - barriers should not be removed to permit new industries to create new waste streams
5th Viennese Nuclear Symposium, 12th September 2014
For information on coming events contact the NFLA Secretary on 00 44 (0)161 234 3244.
NFLA All Ireland Forum business meeting & seminar - Ireland's future energy policy and UK nuclear update, Newry, Friday 11 April 2014
NFLA Welsh Forum joint seminar in association with PAWB, CND Cymru and FOE Cymru, Caernarfon, Saturday 22 March 2014
NFLA Annual Policy Seminar, Committee Room 4, County Hall, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, CF10 4UW 1.30am 3.30pm, Friday 6 December 2013
NFLA English Forum seminar, Rotherham, 22 November 2013
NFLA Energy Policy Briefings
NFLA Policy Briefing 90: Realising a Welsh ‘Renewables Revolution’ in future energy policy, 14th September 2011
NFLA Policy Briefing 89: Realising the Scottish ‘Renewables Revolution’ in energy policy, 16th September 2011
NFLA Policy Briefing 87: How Ireland can benefit from a ‘Renewables Revolution’ in its future energy policy, 1st September 2011
NFLA Policy Briefing 86: Realising an English ‘Renewables Revolution’ in future energy policy, 8th August 2011
What does the NFLA do?
NFLA Monthly Newsletters
NFLA Newsletter Vol 6 Issue 7, July 2014
NFLA Newsletter Vol 6 Issue 6, June 2014
NFLA Newsletter Vol 6 Issue 5, May 2014
NFLA Annual Newsletter
Low Level Radiation Conference
Submissions to the Nuclear New Build Consultations
Nuclear Safety Report on the Implications of the Fukushima Daiichi Incident Submission by the Nuclear Free Local Authorities in Advance of the Final Report; Apenndix 1; Appendix 2 Additional addendum (September 2011)
New Nuclear Monitor Briefings
NFLA General Policy Briefings
NFLA Policy Briefing 125: Development of Local Authority Energy Service Trusts / Companies - part of the answer to a new energy revolution?, 18 August 2014
NFLA Policy Briefing 124: NFLA All Ireland Forum response to the Irish Government's Green Paper on Energy Policy in Ireland, 28 July 2014
NFLA Policy Briefing 123: Summary of NFLA Steering Committee, Manchester Town Hall, 27th June 2014, 3 July 2014
Consultations & Inquiries
NFLA Submission to NDA Draft Strategy Consultation (November 2010)
Radioactive Waste Briefing
Issue 52 Model Response to Consultation by SEPA on an Application by EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited for Changes to the Authorisation covering the disposal of Radioactive Wastes from Hunterston B and Torness Power Stations (August 2014)
NFLA co-operate with Mayors for Peace on nuclear weapons non-proliferation issues
NFLA co-operate with KIMO International on nuclear issues and marine pollution
The NFLA are the UK & Ireland partner for Cities for a Nuclear Free Europe.
Nuclear Free Local Authorities initiated and part-fund a daily nuclear news monitoring service. Information about the service and how to subscribe can be found at: http://www.no2nuclearpower.org.uk/maillist/