NIGERIAN MIDSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM PETROLEUM REGULATORY AUTHORITY (NMDPRA)

NOTICE OF CONSULTATION WITH STAKEHOLDERS ON DEVELOPMENT OF REGULATIONS IN COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 216 OF THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY ACT 2021 (PIA)

In compliance with Section 216 {1} of the Petroleum Industry Act 2021 on consultation with stakeholders prior to finalising any Regulations, the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (Authority) hereby invite licensees, permit holders and other Stakeholders in the Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Sector to make submissions within twenty-one {21} days from the date of this publication in respect of the proposed Regulations.

2. The Regulations to which the Stakeholders’ Consultation relates to are as follows:
i. Gas Pricing Regulations
ii. Midstream and Downstream Decommissioning and Abandonment Regulations
iii. Environmental Regulations for Midstream and Downstream Operations Regulations
iv. Environmental Remediation Fund Regulations
v. Midstream and Downstream Gas Infrastructure Fund Regulations
vi. Natural Gas Pipeline Tariff Regulations

3. Stakeholders are kindly enjoined to visit the Authority’s website www.nmdpra.gov.ng to review the proposed Regulations.

4. All submissions must be made using the format accessible on the Authority’s website and must be received not later than 21 days from the date of this notice.

5. Kindly forward your submissions to the Head, Legal Services of the NMDPRA, Mr. Ja’afar Abubakar, on stakeholdersconsultation@nmdpra.gov.ng.

For further clarification, contact GSM 08150859708.

Signed
Engr. Farouk Ahmed
Authority Chief Executive