Year established1994
Participating authorities
  • Germany: Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU; lead responsibility); the competent federal state ministries of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria
  • Austria: Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (BMEIA), Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (BMNT) and federal states
MeetingsAnnual, chair alternates
TasksThe DÖE primarily addresses issues related to radiation protection, safety in research reactors and nuclear waste management.
Working groupsNone