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Oil and Gas Act 1998 (No. 49 of 1998).
Papua New Guinea
Occupational safety and health; Specific categories of workers; Electricity, gas and water workers; Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Regulates the oil and gas industry. Contains certain provisions which relate to the health and safety of workers (article 88, 116(6)(a), 124, 125, 126, 127, 152 and 182)
Implementing Text region
Oil and Gas Regulation 2002 (No. 10 of 2002).
Oil and Gas Regulation 1999 (No. 12 of 1999).
Related Text region
Constitution of Papua New Guinea, 1975.
Electronic source title
Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII)
University of the South Pacific
PNG88047.pdf (PDF of Act as amended to 2006)