In 2008, the Ukrainian enterprises of fuel and energy complex of Ukraine were invited by NNEGC «Energoatom» for participation in the creation of the UNF Association.
The aim of the Ukrainian Nuclear Forum Association is the coordination of activities for solving common economic and social problems, the impact on the formation of public policy concerning nuclear industry, assistance in the achievement higher level of confidence on the part of Ukrainian society to the use of nuclear energy in economics.
The objectives of the Association are also forming the common position on actual problems and representing the branch interests, establishing the dialogue between the enterprises of nuclear industry in Ukraine and European Union institutions, enterprises of nuclear industry of European countries and their associations.
Today the Association consists of 17 companies. Up to companies - founders: NNEGC «Energoatom», State owned «Eastern Mining and Processing Complex», RPC «Scientific-Production Enterprise «Radiy», Public Joint Stock Company "PIVDENTEPLOENERGOMONTAZH", Rescarch and production enterprise «Hartron-Energo Ltd» and JSC Kharkov Scientific Research & Design Institute "Energoproekt", joined Private Joint-Stock Company «Severodonetsk Research and Production Association «Impulse», Association "Nuclear Insurance Pool", ''Scientific and Production Enterprise Monolit Energy'' Ltd, JSC “Turboatom”, State Concern "Nuclear Fuel", PJSC "Sumy Machine-Building Science and Production Association", RPE " ATOM KOMPLEKS PRILAD", “Ukrainian Atom Instruments and Systems” corporation, PJSC "Kyiv Central Design Bureau of Valves" and Joint Support Office (ENCONET Consulting Ges.m.b.H), State scientific and technical center for nuclear and radiation safety joined (SSTC NRS), JSC KIEP joined the UNF Association.