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In July 2015 the [[Office for Nuclear Regulation]] issued an improvement notice to AWE demanding that it demonstrate that it has a long-term strategy for managing Higher Active radioactive Waste in order to reduce the risk to the public and its employees.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://news.onr.org.uk/2015/07/improvement-notice-served-on-awe-2/|title=Improvement Notice served on AWE|date=13 July 2015|accessdate=19 August 2020}}</ref>
 
===Nationalisation===
In November 2020, it was announced that the Ministry of Defence had triggered a contractual break point and would take ownership of AWE Plc in July 2021.<ref name="Nov 2020"/><ref name="Parliament Nov 2020"/>