Guidelines

The Norwegian Oil and Gas Association has established a number of guidelines in the areas of Competence, Employment, Environment , HSE & Operations and Industrial Policy. All guidelines can be downloaded on our website.

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Health, working environment, safety

Safety and emergency preparedness training | 19.03.13
002 Recommended guidelines for safety and emergency preparedness training
Security | 19.03.13
003 Recommended guidelines for check-in and security checks at helicopter terminals
Health | 10.02.21
006 Anbefalte retningslinjer for legemidler og medisinsk utstyr for innretninger og beredskapsfartøy på norsk kontinentalsokkel
Health | 19.03.13
014 Recommended guidelines for medical professional preparedness for actitivites on the Norwegian Continental Shelf
Preparedness | 12.08.15
064 Anbefalte retningslinjer for etablering av områdeberedskap
Technical safety | 15.04.20
070 Recommended guidelines for the Application of IEC 61508 and IEC 61511 in the petroleum activities on the continental shelf (Recommended SIL requirements)
Operational safety | 19.03.13
075 Recommended guidelines for water-based firefighting systems
Cooperation on security | 19.03.13
088 Recommended guidelines for common model for work permits
Cooperation on security | 19.03.13
090 Recommended guidelines for common model for Safe Job analysis
Security | 04.01.19
091 Recommended guidelines for securing supplies and material in the oil and gas industry
Preparedness | 19.03.13
094 Recommended guidelines for requirement specifications for survival suits
Cooperation on security | 24.05.19
105 Recommended guidelines for scaffolding building
Working enviornment | 18.03.13
113 Anbefalte retningslinjer for fallsikring og fallredning
Working enviornment | 14.03.22
114 Recommended guidelines for handling noice which may induce hearing loss
Working enviornment | 11.04.14
131 Norwegian Oil and Gas Recommended guidelines for identification, assessment, control and follow-up of benzene exposure
Working enviornment | 19.03.13
132 Recommended guidelines for handling mercury
Working enviornment | 19.03.13
133 Recommended guidelines for fit testing of respiratory protective equipment
Risikostyring | 01.12.15
141 Recommended guidelines for managing major accident risk in licences
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
002 Recommended guidelines for safety and emergency preparedness training
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
003 Recommended guidelines for check-in and security checks at helicopter terminals
Health, working environment, safety | 10.02.21
006 Anbefalte retningslinjer for legemidler og medisinsk utstyr for innretninger og beredskapsfartøy på norsk kontinentalsokkel
Seismic and well data | 19.12.18
011 Recommended guidelines for approval of 3rd party seismic acquisition on licensed acreage
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
014 Recommended guidelines for medical professional preparedness for actitivites on the Norwegian Continental Shelf
Employment | 19.03.13
024 Recommended guidelines for competence requirements for drilling and well service personnel
Financial | 21.03.13
030 Recommended guidelines for definition of joint costs and 100 % operator costs
Financial | 08.11.18
032 Recommended guidelines Norway Joint Venture Audit
Environment | 12.02.19
044 Recommended guidelines for discharge and emission reporting
Environment | 21.03.13
046 Recommended guidelines for barite quality
Operations | 19.03.13
055 Recommended guidelines for NDT of GRP Pipe Systems and Tanks
Operations | 23.02.22
059 Anbefalte retningslinjer for kompetanse og opplæring av elektropersonell
Health, working environment, safety | 12.08.15
064 Anbefalte retningslinjer for etablering av områdeberedskap
Operations | 19.03.13
066 Recommended guidelines for flights to petroleum installations
Health, working environment, safety | 15.04.20
070 Recommended guidelines for the Application of IEC 61508 and IEC 61511 in the petroleum activities on the continental shelf (Recommended SIL requirements)
Financial | 21.03.13
071 Recommended guidelines for additional information from the operators for the annual accounts and audit of the licence accounts
Operations | 12.06.19
074 Recommended guidelines Helideck Manual
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
075 Recommended guidelines for water-based firefighting systems
Drilling | 18.06.19
081 Recommended guidelines for remote pipe handling operations
Environment | 21.03.13
084 Recommended guidelines - EIF Computational Guideline - A Manual for Standardised Modelling and Determination of the Environmental Impact Factor (EIF)
Environment | 21.03.13
085 Recommended guidelines for sampling and analysis of produced water
Legal | 21.03.13
086 Recommended guidelines for assessment of conflict of interest - Committee representatives
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
088 Recommended guidelines for common model for work permits
Legal | 21.03.13
089 Recommended guidelines for competition law awareness in Norsk olje og gass
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
090 Recommended guidelines for common model for Safe Job analysis
Health, working environment, safety | 04.01.19
091 Recommended guidelines for securing supplies and material in the oil and gas industry
Environment | 21.03.13
093 Recommended guidelines for Waste Management in the offshore industry
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
094 Recommended guidelines for requirement specifications for survival suits
Operations | 19.03.13
095 Anbefalte retningslinjer for begrensning i flyging med helikopter på norsk kontinentalsokkel
Employment | 27.10.17
098 Recommended guidelines reacting forms at helicopter terminals when suspecting influence or possession of intoxicating substances
Employment | 19.03.13
099 Recommended guidelines for alcohol and drug testing
Environment | 21.03.13
100 Anbefalte retningslinjer for deteksjon av akutte utslipp
Integrated operations | 21.03.13
104 Recommended guidelines for information security baseline requirements for process control, safety and support ICT systems
Health, working environment, safety | 24.05.19
105 Recommended guidelines for scaffolding building
Employment | 19.03.13
107 Anbefalte retningslinjer for arbeid i operasjonssenter på land
Integrated operations | 21.03.09
110 Recommended guidelines for implementation of information security in Process Control, Safety and Support ICT systems during the engineering, procurement and commissioning phases
Integrated operations | 21.03.13
112 Recommended guidelines for deployment of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) in the oil and gas industry
Health, working environment, safety | 18.03.13
113 Anbefalte retningslinjer for fallsikring og fallredning
Health, working environment, safety | 14.03.22
114 Recommended guidelines for handling noice which may induce hearing loss
Operations | 19.03.13
116 Recommended guidelines for packing, securing and transport, as well as user inspection of load containers
Drilling | 25.03.13
117 Recommended guidelines for Well Integrity
Operations | 25.03.13
122 Recommended guidelines for the management of life extension
Integrated operations | 21.03.13
123 Recommended guidelines for classification of process control, safety and support ICT systems based on criticality
Seismic and well data | 23.03.18
126 Recommended guidelines for the involvement and participation of fishery liaisons in seismic surveys
Health, working environment, safety | 11.04.14
131 Norwegian Oil and Gas Recommended guidelines for identification, assessment, control and follow-up of benzene exposure
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
132 Recommended guidelines for handling mercury
Health, working environment, safety | 19.03.13
133 Recommended guidelines for fit testing of respiratory protective equipment
Financial | 21.03.13
134 Recommended guidelines for clarification of the application of article 2.2.2 and 2.2.3 of the accounting agreement in the event of agreements regarding sharing operating costs and user fields
Drilling | 25.03.13
135 Recommended guidelines for classification and categorisation of well control incidents and well integrity incidents
Seismic and well data | 21.03.13
136 Norwegian Oil and Gas Recommended guidelines for Coexistence with the fishing sector when conducting seismic surveys
Legal | 31.03.14
139 Norwegian Oil and Gas guidelines for handling inside information
Operations | 06.05.15
140 Recommended guidelines for Offshore Loading Shuttle Tankers
Health, working environment, safety | 01.12.15
141 Recommended guidelines for managing major accident risk in licences
Employment | 04.01.18
143 Recommended guidelines on training for work on HC systems
Employment | 22.01.19
144 Anbefalte retningslinjer for opplæring i arbeid med strålevern
Employment | 08.02.19
145 Anbefalte retningslinjer for opplæring ved driftinspeksjon under vann med ROV
Operations | 08.11.21
146 Anbefalte retningslinjer for utveksling av logistikkdata
Environment | 02.02.22
147 Anbefalte retningslinjer 147 - BAT guidelines for NCS
Generell informasjon | 07.11.16
Informasjon om Norsk olje og gass' retningslinjer
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
015 Anbefalte retningslinjer for veiledende utstyrsliste for faste og flyttbare innretninger
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
016 Anbefalte retningslinjer for minimumskrav til kompetanse, legemidler, medisinsk utstyr- og forbruksmateriell på beredskapsfartøyer på norsk sokkel
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
033 Ergonomic guidelines for the offshore industry WITHDRAWN 171215
Operations | Retracted 19.09.17
035 Norsk olje og gass Fagplan for grunnkurs i løfting for offshorepersonell som deltar i løfteoperasjoner
Employment | Retracted 19.09.17
050 Anbefalte retningslinjer for operatørselskapene ved kontroll av pass, arbeids- og oppholdstillatelse sør for n 62 breddegrad
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
054 Anbefalte retningslinjer for arbeid med lavradioaktive avleiringer og kontaminerte gjenstander
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
057 Anbefalte retningslinjer for bruk av konfidensialitetsavtaler i datarom -
Operations | Retracted 19.09.17
061 Anbefalte retningslinjer for sikker ankerhåndtering og sleping
Operations | Retracted 19.09.17
063 Norsk olje og gass guidelines for Vessel Inspection Check-List
Drilling | Retracted 19.09.17
065 Handbook for application for Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) WITHDRAWN 191015
Operations | Retracted 19.09.17
073 Guideline for medical supplies in manned underwater operations
Financial | Retracted 19.04.21
077 Norsk olje og gass guidelines for joint user costs for mobile rigs, drill ships
Drilling | Retracted 19.09.17
078 Recommended guidelines for use of manrider - Withdrawn 10.06.2016
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
080 Recommended guidelines to new personell onboard
Drilling | Retracted 19.09.17
082 Guideline for AoC update
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
087 Recommended guidelines for checking in on helicopters
Employment | Retracted 19.09.17
092 Anbefalte retningslinjer for alternativt arbeid
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
096 Anbefalte retningslinjer for mann over bord beredskap
Environment | Retracted 19.09.17
101 Norsk olje og gass veiledning for systematisk styring av miljørisiko knyttet til akutte utslipp -
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
103 - Anbefalte retningslinjer for kjøp og salg av andeler på norsk sokkel -
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
106 Recommended guidelines for main company
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
109 Recommended guidelines for the management of pandemic influenza
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
115 - Anbefalte retningslinjer for samarbeid mellom Norsk olje og gass og Fellesoperativt Hovedkvarter (FOHK) ved gjennomføring av øvelse -
Seismic and well data | Retracted 19.09.17
125 Recommended guidelines regarding access to data for a new license covering previously licensed acreage,
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
127 - Norwegian Oil and Gas recommended guidelines for use of Pipeline to pipeline, Tie-in, Crossing, Proximity, Confidentiality -
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
128 - Anbefalte retningslinjer for finansiell sikkerhetsavtale for fjerningsforpliktelser -
Health, working environment, safety | Retracted 19.09.17
130 Recommended guidelines for health monitoring of employees exposed to chemicals
Legal | Retracted 19.09.17
138 - Anbefalte retningslinjer for standard avtale AMI for bruk på Norsk sokkel -