Open for comment: draft decision making guidelines

News announcement - Published 23 September, 2020

NOPSEMA is seeking feedback on its guidance for environmental assessment decision making, with new draft guidelines released for Offshore Project Proposals and recently-revised guidelines for Environment Plans.

The Offshore Project Proposal decision making guideline has been developed and the Environment Plan decision making guideline has been revised to address stakeholder feedback and recommendations from Australia's Chief Scientist.

NOPSEMA conducts Environment Plan and Offshore Project Proposal assessments as part of its regulatory work and is continuously aiming to improve its assessment processes and guidance.

To provide feedback on the draft guidelines, please submit comments here or to environment@nopsema.gov.au no later than COB Wednesday 4 November, 2020. 

NOPSEMA will consider all feedback provided during the public comment period and, where necessary, contact stakeholders for further clarification. All personal information will be managed in accordance with NOPSEMA's Privacy Policy.

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