Press release

New North Sea regulator issues urgent call to action

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Responding to the Secretary of State’s commission to assess the impact of the sharp decline in global oil prices on the UK oil and gas industry, Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) Chief Executive, Dr Andy Samuel today published his initial findings and issued an urgent call to action for industry, Government and the regulator.