The Director General of Gas Calls for Natural Gas Licence Applications in Northern Ireland

13 December 2002

On 5 April 2002 The Director General of Gas for Northern Ireland (DGG) Mr Douglas McIldoon, at the request of the Minister for Enterprise Trade and Investment, issued an invitation for expressions of interest from natural gas companies interested in developing Northern Ireland’s natural gas network beyond the Phoenix Natural Gas Licensed area.

The DGG and the Department of Enterprise Trade and Investment now wish to invite formal applications for natural gas conveyance and/or supply licences in Northern Ireland.

The closing date for applications is 12 Noon on Friday 7 February 2003.

Companies who are interested in applying can find full and detailed information on the application process and on the Northern Ireland gas industry in a paper entitled “Extensions Information Paper” on this website or a paper copy can be obtained from Sarah Brady at; Ofreg, Brookmount Buildings, 42 Fountain Street, Belfast BT1 5EE

e-mail address sarah.brady@ofregni.gov.uk.