Health and Safety at Work (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2016

  • This version contains corrections to regulations 39(b), 40(3) and 48(1) under section 25(1)(j)(i), (ii) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.
33 Duty to submit revised safety case within 5 years


A permit operator of a relevant production installation or a drilling contractor of a non-production installation for which there is an accepted safety case must prepare a revised safety case and submit it to WorkSafe, together with the fee prescribed in Schedule 10, not later than the date that is 5 years after the date on which a safety case for the installation is accepted.


Subclause (1) applies regardless of whether a revised safety case required under regulation 31 or 32 has been accepted within the 5-year period.


The permit operator or the drilling contractor must comply with regulations 23 and 24 when preparing the revised safety case.


A permit operator or a drilling contractor who contravenes this regulation commits an offence and is liable on conviction,—


for an individual, to a fine not exceeding $6,000:


for any other person, to a fine not exceeding $30,000.

Compare: SR 2013/208 r 36