Latest News

NOPSEMA accepts Offshore Project proposal for Kato Energy's Corowa Development 

On 19 April 2021, NOPSEMA accepted the offshore project proposal for the KATO Energy Corowa Development. For more information see news and media page


NOPSEMA accepts Offshore Project Proposal for Kato Energy’s Amulet Development

On 19 April 2021, NOPSEMA accepted the offshore project proposal for the KATO Energy Amulet Development. For more information see news and media page


NOPSEMA publishes decommissioning compliance strategy and plan

NOPSEMA has published a decommissioning strategy and compliance plan to guide oversight of titleholder compliance with pre-existing decommissioning obligations. For more information see the news and media page.


Consultation on the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Titles Administration and Other Measures) Bill 2021

The Australian Government has released an exposure draft of the proposed OPPGS Amendment (Titles Administration and Other Measures) Bill 2021. For more information see the news and media page


Take a look at the first edition of The Regulator for 2021

Take a look at the latest edition of NOPSEMA’s quarterly magazine – The Regulator. For more information see the news and media page

Publications

The latest edition of NOPSEMA’s quarterly magazine – The Regulator – is now available! This quarterly magazine is intended to keep stakeholders informed of NOPSEMA’s activities and priorities, relevant legislative reform, and emerging industry issues.

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UPCOMING Events 2021

May 

Worksafe National Major Hazard Facilities Forum; Webinar; May 04-05

June

APPEA Conference; Perth, Western Australia; June 14-17

Postponed

IRF Conference; Perth, Western Australia 

Due to ongoing health concerns regarding the global COVID-19 pandemic, the IRF Conference is postponed. A new date for 2022 will be communicated in due time. 


Events listed are those at which NOPSEMA is presenting or exhibiting or has an organisational role. For presentations at past events see our Presentations page.

COVID-19 

Stay informed of NOPSEMA's response and actions on the dedicated COVID-19 page.

HAVE YOUR SAY

Offshore project proposals and guidance documents open for public comment are published on our consultation hub. Exploration environment plans are published at NOPSEMA online

RAISE a safety concern

For more information about how the offshore petroleum workforce may raise and a resolve a safety concern see the Raising and resolving a safety concern page. 

REPORT AN INCIDENT

To notify NOPSEMA of an accident, dangerous occurrence, environmental or well integrity incident call:

1300 674 472

PUBLISHED DIRECTIONS & NOTICES

Directions, improvement and prohibition notices are published within 21 days of issuance on the Published directions and notices page.

REGULATORY SUBMISSIONS

To make a regulatory submission to NOPSEMA see the Submissions page.  

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