The new online system significantly cuts the time it takes for licensees to complete an application and for the OGA to process the request

Streamlined consents system saves time and money for industry

The new digitised Pipeline Works Authorisation (PWA) system will make consents quicker and easier to request and save time and money for industry users.

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The move to net zero

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The OGA is fully committed to helping achieve the UK government's commitments to reach net zero emissions by 2050

Meet the team

Leadership Team

Our board and leadership team aim to create a culture of performance and accountability

Data centre


A comprehensive library of current and historical UKCS oil and gas data.


Guidance Docs 330X170

A comprehensive list of the OGA's guidance.

Carbon Capture and Storage

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Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) has a key role to play in achieving net zero

Asset stewardship


Effective asset stewardship will optimise efficiency and maximise economic...

Licensing & Consents

Click here to read more about licensing rounds.

Find out more about our licensing regime and consents we issue


Brenda Wyllie Image Chairperson's Welcome

A number of our recent speeches and presentations to share latest updates and progress.