Latest News

NOPSEMA publishes Offshore Project Proposal for Crux Development Project 

On 6 August 2020, NOPSEMA published the accepted Offshore Project Proposal for Shell Australia Crux Development project. For more information see the news and media page.


NOPSEMA accepts Shell Crux Offshore Project Proposal 

NOPSEMA has accepted an Offshore Project Proposal from Shell Australia to develop the Crux gas field. For more information see the news and media page.


Extended deadline for comment - Draft revision of diving guideline 

NOPSEMA has extended the deadline for comments on the revised draft diving guidelines. For more information see the news and media page.


The Regulator – Special COVID-19 Edition

The COVID-19 Special Edition of NOPSEMA’s quarterly magazine – The Regulator – is now available. For more information see the news and media page.


NOPSEMA undertakes staged return to physical offshore inspections

NOPSEMA is implementing a staged return to physical inspections at offshore oil and gas facilities in line with appropriate protocols to manage health risks associated with COVID-19. For more information see the news and media page.

Publications

The Regulator | Issue 2: 2020

The COVID-19 Special 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.

Issue 2 2020 Cover Page

UPCOMING Events 2020

November

OTC Asia 2020; 2-6 November, Online

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 the later half of 2021 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, exploration environment plans and guidance documents open for public comment are published on our consultation hub.

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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