Corporate report

Oil and Gas Authority Overview 2016

Oil and Gas Authority publishes a revised Overview document

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The Oil & Gas Authority launched a new website on 3 October 2016 to reflect its new status as a government company.

This formalises the transfer of the Secretary of State’s regulatory powers in respect of oil and gas to the OGA, and grants it new powers. This website will no longer be updated. Visitors should refer to


OGA Overview 2016

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OGA has published the OGA Overview, revised for 2016. The aim of this document is to provide a high level overview of the OGA and its background, responsibilities and way forward. Further details can be found in the OGA Corporate Plan.

Published 31 May 2016