Guidelines

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Guides and templates

Emergency planning - 1162 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to meet their obligations for effective emergency planning

Bridging documents and simultaneous operations (SIMOPS) - 810 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators in developing effective bridging and simultaneous operations documentation

Audits, review and continual improvement - 1406 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators in the development and ongoing use of audit systems, management reviews and continual improvement

ALARP demonstration - 1390 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators in the requirement to maintain the risks associated with their facilities to a level that is as low as reasonably practicable (ALARP) or so far as reasonably practicable (SFARP)

Development and submission of a safety management system - 1088 Kb

Guide for the development and submission of a safety management system as required under the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources Act 1967 and the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources (Management of Safety) Regulations 2010 (MOS)

Development and submission of a pipeline operation safety case - 1019 Kb

Guide for the development and submission of a pipeline operation safety case as required under the Petroleum Pipelines Act 1969 and Petroleum Pipelines (Management of Safety of Pipeline Operations) Regulations 2010 (MoSoPO)

Development and submission of a pipeline management plan - 1025 Kb

Guide for the development and submission of a pipeline management plan as required under the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 and the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Pipelines) Regulations 2007 (PMP)

Development and submission of an offshore facility safety case - 1202 Kb

Guide for the development and submission of an offshore facility safety case as required under the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 and the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Management of Safety on Offshore Facilities) Regulations 2007 (MoSoOF)

Development and submission of a diving safety management system - 1104 Kb

Guide for the development and submission of a diving safety management system as required under the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 and the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Diving Safety) Regulations 2007 (DSMS)

Template - Safety critical element performance standard - 42 Kb

Template for a safety critical element performance standard aligned to the requirements of the guide for major accident events, control measures and performance standards

Template - Concordance table for PPA safety case - 46 Kb

Template for a concordance table aligned to the guide for the development of a PPA onshore petroleum pipelines safety case

Template - Concordance table for PAGERA safety management system - 48 Kb

Template for a concordance table that is aligned to development of a PAGERA safety management system

Template - Concordance table for diving safety management system - 42 Kb

Template for a concordance table that is aligned to the development of a PSLA diving safety management plan

Template - Concordance table for pipeline management plan - 44 Kb

Template for a concordance table that is aligned to the development of a PSLA pipeline management plan

Template - Concordance table for offshore facility safety case - 47 Kb

Template for a concordance table that is aligned to the development of a PSLA offshore facility safety case

Risk assessment and management including operational risk assessment - 1585 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to meet their obligations for effective risk assessment and management, including operational risk assessments

Reporting of accidents, incidents and dangerous occurrences - 935 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to meet their obligations in regard to reporting accidents, incidents and dangerous occurrences

Records management including document control - 569 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to develop effective records management processes including document control

Management of change - 1827 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to meet the requirement for management of change within their safety management system

Involvement of members of the workforce - 704 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators to meet their obligations for effective involvement of members of the workforce

Major accident events, control measures and performance standards - 3010 Kb

Guide to assist with identifying effective control measures for hazards that have potential to cause major accident events and development of performance standards to monitor those control measures to ensure they function as required in event of an MAE

Hazard identification - 1603 Kb

Guide to assist licensees and operators in effective hazard identification