Directive 071

Directive 071: Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements for the Petroleum Industry

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Release Date: Feb 02, 2017

Replaces the previous edition released on Nov 09, 2009.

Released with Bulletin 2017-03.

Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements for the Petroleum Industry

If after careful study you have a specific question not covered in Directive 071 or available as a Frequently Asked Question, please contact the Emergency Preparedness and Assessment Section at:

E-mail: EPAHelpline@aer.ca


Change Log

What's New
February 2, 2017 Released updated Directive 071 along with Bulletin 2017-03 and ERP Application form
March 22, 2016 In the directive, a line has been drawn through any text referring to Directive 019 or related information
October 16, 2012 Bulletin 2012-21: Invitation for Feedback - Revisions to draft Directive 071: Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements
October 17, 2011 First Call form added to Directive 071 Tools
February 8, 2011 Finalized ERCBH2S Version 1.20 is available for download. See ERCBH2S Model - Calculating Emergency Response and Planning Zones for Sour Wells and Sour Pipelines (pursuant to Directive 071)
December 22, 2010 Bulletin 2010-48: Adoption of ERCBH2S Version 1.20, Clarification of Consultation Between Licensee and Local Authorities, and Deferral of Revised Edition of Directive 071
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Supplemental Information

I. Directive 071 Tools

First Call Communication (updated August 2015)

Emergency Response Plan Registration Matrix
(January 2011) designed to assist applicants in determining registration, application form, and ERCBH2S requirements in accordance with the respective version of Directive 071 the plan is written to

ERP Application Form
(February 2017) application form for companies submitting ERPs under Directive 071

February 8, 2011 - Finalized ERCBH2S Version 1.20 is available for download. See ERCBH2S Model - Calculating Emergency Response and Planning Zones for Sour Wells and Sour Pipelines (pursuant to Directive 071)

Directive 071 (2005 edition)

II. Other Supporting Documents and Webpages

Directive 071: Risk Assessment Matrix for Classifying Incidents [PDF Version]

Public Safety and Sour Gas: Final Report

Bulletin 2009-32: New Version of ERCBH2S Available for Testing and Feedback and Implementation Plan for Directive 071

Bullein 2008-15: New Edition of Directive 071: Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements for the Petroleum Industry Issued

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Forms

  • ERP Application Form [PDF]  (February 2017)
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FAQs

  • Directive 071 FAQs [PDF] (January 2011)
  • ERCBH2S FAQs  [PDF] (January 2011)
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