SDF Vision and Mission


To promote and maintain a safe, secure, sustainable UK Nuclear Industry.


The Safety Directors’ Forum is a voluntary organisation whose primary objectives, through collaboration, are to:

  1. Provide guidance to support operations across the whole lifecycle of the UK’snuclear facilities so they are conducted safely, securely and with care for theenvironment and with a proportionate approach to risk;

  2. Drive continuous improvement in the safety, security and environmental standardsapplied across the UK’s nuclear industry through sharing good practice;

  3. Inform and influence Government Policy and regulatory approaches to ensure theyare proportionate to the risks.

The Vision and Mission are taken from the latest Terms of Reference: SDF Terms of Reference - April 2017