9.7

Progress

100%

Recommendation implemented.

That the action framework outlined in Table 9.10 be implemented to lower fugitive methane emissions.

Target completion date

Completed.

Reform area
Ensuring accountable industry practice
Project action
Developing transparent and enforceable codes of practice
Lead agency
DPIR

Action item updates

12 Jun 2019

Implementation Progress

The Northern Territory Government has worked with independent scientific experts to develop a Code of Practice relative to the Inquiry's recommendation. The Code is legally enforceable through the Petroleum (Environment) Regulations 2016. The finalised Code was published on 12 June 2019 and can be found  here.