The list below provides the principle Acts which govern the oil and gas industry in Canada. For more information and further inquiries regarding these acts please visit the Department of Justice website.
Canada Petroleum Resources Act An Act to regulate interests in petroleum in relation to frontier lands, to amend the Oil and Gas Production and Conservation Act and to repeal theCanada Oil and Gas Act
Canada-Newfoundland Atlantic Accord Implementation Act An Act to implement an agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador on offshore petroleum resource management and revenue sharing and to make related and consequential amendments
Alberta Boilers Safety Association (ABSA) summarized the gas safety regulations under the Safety Codes Act in The Pressure News, June 2013. To view the entire newsletter please visit www.absa.ca/newsletter/2013-V18-Iss2.pdf.