On the 20th April 2017, the CER issued a Production Safety Permit (Reference: SP 01C) to:
•Shell E&P Ireland Limited
•Statoil Exploration (Ireland) Limited; and
•Vermilion Energy Ireland Limited
This permit replaced the existing Production Safety Permit (Reference: SP 01B).
The safety permit was issued under Section 13P of the Electricity Regulation Act 1999, as amended, in respect of the carrying on of certain designated petroleum activities related to production under or in connection with the Petroleum Lease granted pursuant to section 13 of the Petroleum and Other Minerals Development Act 1960, as amended, dated 15th November 2001; the consent granted pursuant to section 5 of the Continental Shelf Act 1968, as amended, dated 15th April 2002; and the consent granted pursuant to section 40 of the Gas Act 1976, as amended, dated 25th February 2011 and 29th December 2015.