Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry APPG

First Registered: 20/05/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To provide a forum for discussion of issues relevant to the British offshore oil and gas industry and other related industries, and to raise matters with government and industry itself.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry

1. Oil & Gas UK - written evidence
06/02/2019 - Inquiry: Scrutiny of the draft Environment (Principles and Governance) Bill - Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
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Found: Written evidence - Oil & Gas UK  Written evidence submitted by Oil & Gas UK (DEB0011) Re: Written evidence

2. North Sea Transition Deal
24/03/2021 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Sector deal between government and the offshore oil and gas industry. From: Department for Business

3. Strengthening the UK’s offshore oil and gas decommissioning industry: call for evidence
13/03/2019 - HM Treasury
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Found: STRENGTHENING THE UK™S OFF SHORE OIL AND GAS DECOMMISSIONING INDUSTRY Call for Evidence Closing date

4. North Sea Transition Deal
24/03/2021 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: ____ _______________________ 22 The Offshore Oil and Gas Sector in Context ________________________________

5. Oil and gas: legislation on emissions and releases
10/10/2019 - Offshore Petroleum Regulator for Environment and Decommissioning
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Found: Oil and gas: legislation on emissions and releases - GOV.UK

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Recent Speeches related to Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry

1. North Sea Oil and Gas and Clean Energy Transition
24/03/2021 - Written Statements

1: agreement between the Government and the oil and gas industry—the North sea transition deal—to support - Speech Link

2. Pollution Prevention and Control (Fees) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021
08/06/2021 - Grand Committee

1: regulator of the offshore oil and gas industry, which I shall refer to as the offshore industry, BEIS’s Offshore - Speech Link
2: determine the fees payable by the offshore oil and gas industry to BEIS’s Offshore Petroleum Regulator for Environment - Speech Link

3. UK Oil and Gas Industry
25/02/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the UK oil and gas industry.It is a pleasure to have you in the - Speech Link
2: three children if it had not been for the UK oil and gas industry; I owe it everything, as does my family - Speech Link

4. Offshore Gas Rigs
11/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: plans they have to prohibit the flaring of gas on offshore gas rigs within the United Kingdom’s exclusive - Speech Link
2: noble Lord that we will continue to work with the industry, through the North Sea transition deal, and regulators - Speech Link
3: designed a new geo-engine that can neutralise sour gas from oil rigs and produce clean electrical energy as - Speech Link

5. Offshore Helicopter Safety
06/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: to move,That this House has considered offshore helicopter safety.It is a pleasure to serve - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry
1. Offshore Industry: Oil
asked by: Roger Godsiff
22/11/2018
... if he will assess the (a) compatibility of the Oil and Gas Authority's remit to maximise the economic recovery of petroleum from the UK continental shelf with the UK’s decarbonisation commitments as a signatory to the Paris agreement and (b) potential merits of changing that remit to support the winding down of the petroleum industry over the next 30 years.

2. Offshore Industry: Oil
asked by: Roger Godsiff
15/11/2018
... whether (a) the Oil and Gas Authority and (b) his Department carried out an assessment on the potential effect on the climate of the development of the Alligin oil field before granting permission for that field to be developed.

3. Offshore Industry: Oil
asked by: Roger Godsiff
09/11/2018
... whether the oil to be extracted from the Alligin oil field will be (a) used in domestic markets or (b) exported.

4. Offshore Industry
asked by: Stephen Flynn
08/06/2020
... when discussions first took place on an oil and gas sector deal.

5. Offshore Industry
asked by: Stephen Flynn
08/06/2020
... what the timescale is for the conclusion of discussions on an oil and gas sector deal.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Kirsty Blackman Portrait
Kirsty Blackman
Vice-Chair
Scottish National Party - Aberdeen North
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Bruce of Bennachie Portrait
Lord Bruce of Bennachie
Vice-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Peter Aldous MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7182.

Email: peter.aldous.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

David Evans, OGUK (Oil and Gas UK), 1st Floor, Paternoster House, 65 St Paul's Churchyard, London EC4M 8AB. Tel: 07817 272 990

Email: devans@oilandgasuk.co.uk

Group's Website:

https://oilandgasuk.co.uk/appg/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Britiish Offshore Oil and Gas Industry APPG

Former APPG Officers