UKCS infrastructure access by third parties getting clarification

The UK government has begun to clarify and simplify rules allowing third-party access to the oil and gas delivery infrastructure on the UK Continental Shelf.The government stressed the action does not involve new regulations but is intended to make access easier for new companies in the sector.Brian Wilson, the UK energy minister, said that a consultation document would clarify how the government would handle applications to settle disputes over third-party access to oil and gas infrastructure.Oil companies are being invited to submit their views. Draft proposals will be brought forward in March. The government feels that in some cases infrastructure owners are making unreasonable financi...

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