Information sheets

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Information sheets

Overview of occupational safety and health regulations for petroleum, geothermal energy and pipeline operations - information sheet - 99 Kb

This information sheet aims to assist in the interpretation of the following regulations (collectively referred to as the OSH Regulations) and their implications for the petroleum exploration, production and geothermal energy sectors.

Frequently asked questions on legal professional privilege - information sheet - 1267 Kb

The material in this information sheet is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon for the purpose of a particular matter.

Geothermal exploration drilling, development and production (general) - information sheet - 79 Kb

This information sheet will assist people with understanding the management of safety regulations associated with the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources Act 1967, and the implications for geothermal energy recovery in Western Australia.

Overview of management of safety regulations for petroleum and geothermal energy resources - information sheet - 73 Kb

This information sheet aims to assist in interpretation of the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources (Management of Safety) Regulations 2010 (the Regulations).

Petroleum resources safety - information sheet - 859 Kb

An onshore petroleum exploration proposal (proposal) in Western Australian is assessed by the Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) under the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources Act 1967.

Exploration drilling, development and production (general) - information sheet - 88 Kb

This information sheet will assist people with understanding the management of safety regulations associated with the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources Act 1967, and the implications for the petroleum industry in Western Australia.

Occupational safety and health regulations and obligations - information sheet - 84 Kb

This information sheet will assist people with understanding the occupational health and safety regulations associated with the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Resources Act 1967 and Petroleum Pipelines Act 1969.

Overview of amendments to the Western Australian petroleum legislation - information sheet - 104 Kb

This information sheet overviews the effect of the 2010 proclamation of the Petroleum Legislation Amendment and Repeal Act 2005 (PLARA), which amended the following Acts applying to onshore and offshore petroleum, pipeline and geothermal energy operations

Overview of management of safety regulations for petroleum pipelines - information sheet - 118 Kb

This information sheet aims to assist in interpretation of the Petroleum Pipeline (Management of Safety) Regulations 2010 (the Regulations), which support the Petroleum Pipelines Act 1969 (PPA), and their implications for pipeline operations.

Towards best practice safety regulation - information sheet - 3896 Kb

Resources Safety is working with industry to create an environment in which resilient safety cultures are the norm, and companies, workers and the wider community are confident that industry is operating as safely as possible.