Service conducted by IAEA staff and international experts to review the PSR programme against the IAEA Safety Standards on Safety Assessment for Facilities and Activities (GSR Part 4) and the Safety Guide SSG-25 Periodic Safety Review of Nuclear Power Plants


To assist the requesting party in establishing and implementing PSR programmes according to the IAEA Safety Standards, to assure high level of safety throughout the nuclear power plant’s operating lifetime


The process includes preparatory work by the review team and review services that usually last two weeks. It is funded by the requesting party or through technical cooperation projects


A report summarizing findings and, if needed, recommendations to improve the adherence to the IAEA Safety Standards

Reviews of PSRs Conducted

​Slovenia ​PSR review service Completed 2001
​Ukraine ​PSR requirements review service ​Completed 2008