Canada Oil and Gas Operations Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. O-7)

Act current to 2015-11-16 and last amended on 2015-06-19. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Exception

 The National Energy Board shall not take any measures or make any order under section 5.34 or 5.35 in respect of information or documentation referred to in paragraphs 101(7)(a) to (e) and (i) of the Canada Petroleum Resources Act.

  • 2015, c. 4, s. 13.
Marginal note:Conditional orders, etc.
  •  (1) Without limiting the generality of any provision of this Act that authorizes the National Energy Board to impose terms and conditions in respect of any operating licence or authorization issued under section 5 or any of its orders, the Board may direct in any operating licence, authorization or order that it or any portion or provision of it shall come into force at a future time or on the happening of any contingency, event or condition specified in the operating licence, authorization or order or on the performance to the satisfaction of the Board of any conditions or requirements that the Board may impose in the operating licence, authorization or order, and the Board may direct that the whole or any portion of the operating licence, authorization or order shall have force for a limited time or until the happening of a specified event.

  • Marginal note:Interim orders

    (2) The National Energy Board may, instead of making an order final in the first instance, make an interim order, and may reserve its decision pending further proceedings in connection with any matter.

  • 2007, c. 35, s. 149.


Marginal note:Documents
  •  (1) A holder of an authorization to construct or operate a pipeline issued under paragraph 5(1)(b) shall keep, in a form and manner determined by the National Energy Board, any documents, including any records or books of account, that the Board requires and that contain information that is determined by the Board to be necessary for the administration of this Act and any regulations made under it.

  • Marginal note:Production and inspection

    (2) The holder shall produce those documents to the National Energy Board, or make them available to the Board or its designated representative, for inspection or copying at a time and under conditions set by the Board.

  • 2007, c. 35, s. 149.


Marginal note:Council established
  •  (1) There is established a council, to be known as the Oil and Gas Administration Advisory Council, consisting of the following six members, namely, the Chairperson of the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, the Chairperson of the Canada–Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, the Chairperson of the National Energy Board, a person designated jointly by the federal Ministers, a person designated by one of the Provincial Ministers and a person designated by the other Provincial Minister.

  • Marginal note:Duty of Council

    (2) The Council shall promote consistency and improvement in the administration of the regulatory regime in force under this Act and Part III of the Accord Acts and provide advice respecting those matters to the federal Ministers, the Provincial Ministers and the Boards referred to in subsection (1).

  • 1992, c. 35, s. 12;
  • 1994, c. 10, s. 6;
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 120(E);
  • 2014, c. 13, s. 102.