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Disposal and Injection Well Requirements

The Ministry of the Economy is consulting with the oil and gas industry on proposed changes to the Directive PNG008: Disposal and Injection Well Requirements.

The proposed changes fall into the following categories:
  • General reordering of the various sections in the document to accommodate additional information and for document formatting consistency;
  • Introduction of various new definitions and addition of clarifying information for some of existing definitions;
  • Changes to reflect current and upcoming practices in the Integrated Resource Information System (IRIS);
  • Miscellaneous additions/revisions/clarifications related to the Directive. This includes references to other Directives that includes requirements that the licensee must address.

The proposed changes are expected to be advanced for consideration over the next month with the aim of the new Directive coming into effect in late March 2018.

Further details on the proposed changes are outlined in the:

Submitting Feedback

We welcome any feedback you may have on the proposed changes to Directive PNG008 and ask that you submit your comments no later than March 14, 2018.  Feedback should be sent to:

Chuck Egboka, P. Eng.
Engineer, Special Projects, Resource Management
Petroleum and Natural Gas Division
Saskatchewan Ministry of Economy
1000, 2103 ‐ 11th Avenue (mail)
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 3Z8
Phone: (306) 787-2190

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