Well Notifications

The following framework diagram describes the process by which OSDR will inspect well notifications.

Topic inspection templates have been developed for use by OSDR topic specialists to assist in the inspection of well notifications.

Transitional Arrangements

Transitional arrangements are in place for the handling of well notifications during the SCR2015 transitional period. Flow charts have been developed to assist well operators in determining which documents should be submitted to OSDR:


This guidance briefs  wells inspectors and administrative support staff of the line to take on queries about offshore well notifications and clarify common misunderstandings concerning notifications on the part of industry.

Updated: 2021-02-18