OMAR Consultation on Licensing and Appointment of Operators

Since the UK left the EU, the Offshore Major Accident Regulator (OMAR) is now the UKs Offshore Competent Authority (previously known as the Offshore Safety Directive Regulator (OSDR). How HSE regulate the offshore industry stays the same. Our guidance will be updated to reflect this change.

The following framework diagrams describe the process by which OMAR will be involved in the consultation for license applications and appointment of operators.

Guidance has recently been shared with industry on licence applications and appointment of operators. Any comments on the guidance can be addressed to [email protected].

OMAR will use the following templates to assess applications from licensees and operators.

Updated: 2022-05-31