On 1 January 2015, subject to the passage of proposed regulatory amendments, titleholders will be required to demonstrate to NOPSEMA that they meet the financial assurance requirements of section 571(2) of the OPGGS Act. For NOPSEMA guidance on financial assurance requirements please click here.
Jane Cutler, CEO of NOPSA and the inaugural CEO of NOPSEMA, has released a farewell message reflecting on her five year tenure. To read the farewell message click here.
Legal proceedings have commenced through the Magistrates' Court of Victoria. To read the statement click here.
Technip has been convicted and fined by the Perth Magistrates Court following specific health and safety breaches. To read the statement click here.
On 28 February 2014, NOPSEMA became the sole regulator of petroleum activities in Commonwealth waters in an effort to reduce duplication of environmental assessment processes. Amendments to the Environment Regulations also clarified and simplified regulatory requirements and regulatory practice. For NOPSEMA guidance on the amendments click here.
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Contains data covering the industry and regulatory performance to 31 December 2013. To view the report click here.
The NOPSEMA Annual Report 2012-13 has been tabled in the Commonwealth Parliament. To view the report click here.
NOPSEMA has completed its investigation into the fatalities on the Stena Clyde mobile offshore drilling facility.
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