Offshore Oil and Gas Directive 2013/30/EU—snapshot
Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado
Offshore Oil and Gas Directive 2013/30/EU—snapshot

The following Environment guidance note Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Offshore Oil and Gas Directive 2013/30/EU—snapshot
  • Purpose of the Offshore Oil and Gas Directive 2013/30/EU
  • Structure and requirements
  • Annexes
  • Chapter I—general provisions
  • Chapter II—prevention of major accidents relating to offshore oil and gas operations
  • Chapter III—preparing and carrying out offshore operations
  • Chapter IV—prevention policy
  • Chapter V—transparency and information sharing
  • Chapter VI—cooperation between Member States
  • more

Title Directive 2013/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 on safety of offshore oil and gas operations and amending Directive 2004/35/EC
Entry into Force 18/07/2013
Transposition Deadline 19/07/2015 (see Directive 2013/30/EU, art 41)
Amendments and implementing or delegated acts Amendments: none
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1112/2014 of 13 October 2014 determining a common format for sharing of information on major hazard indicators by the operators and owners of offshore oil and gas installations and a common format for the publication of the information on major hazard indicators by the Member States Text with EEA relevance
Implementing legislation in England and Wales Offshore Petroleum Licensing (Offshore Safety Directive) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/385. Entry into force: 19 July 2015
Offshore Installations (Offshore Safety Directive) (Safety Case etc.) Regulations 2015, SI 2015/398. Entry into force: 19 July 2015, as amended by the Health and Safety (Miscellaneous Amendments and Revocation) Regulations 2017, SI 2017/304, regulation 6
The Merchant Shipping (Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operation Convention) (Amendment) Regulations 2015, SI