License to transmit petroleum by road, rail or water

Regulate transportation of petroleum products by road, rail or water

  • The name, company number if any and principal place of business of the applicant.
  • Particulars of the owner or shareholder of the applicant if the applicant is not a natural person.
  • Document demonstrating the administrative, financial and technical abilities of the applicant including, a detailed statement of the applicant’s assets and liabilities signed by the applicant, or in the case of an applicant which is a company, accompanied by -
    • Copies certified by a director of the company to be true copies of the last balance sheet and of the last profit and loss account, if any, incorporating the results of the last financial year, and which have been audited by the company's auditors, including every document required by law to be annexed or attached to them;
    • A certified copy of the report of the auditors; and
    • A detailed statement of the financial resources available to the applicant to undertake the business under the license.
  • The feasibility and justification of the project.
  • A description of the proposed facility to be constructed or operated, including basic designs, diagrams, feedstock and utilities where appropriate.
  • List of process technologies and relevant licensors.
  • A planned production or operation schedule.
  • A maintenance plan or schedule.
  • The planned time of commencement and completion of the project.
  • Configurations and capacities including utilities.
  • A technical and economic description of the project including the proposed technical and financial partners.
  • Proposed feedstock supply and product evaluation scheme.
  • Proposed standardisation and quality mechanism.
  • A general description of the type of customers to be served and the tariff or crude oil or gas policies.
  • The plans and ability of the applicant to comply with all applicable labour, health, safety and environmental legislation.
  • Safety measures to be adopted in the course of the operations, including measures to deal with emergencies.
  • Results of assessments, including environmental impact assessments, studies or audits carried out and reports of those assessments, studies or audits.
  • The impact of the project on public interests and possible mitigation.
  • The applicant’s proposals for the employment and training of Ugandan citizens.
  • The applicant’s proposals with respect to the procurement of goods and services obtainable in Uganda.
  • Impacts of the project on private interests, including the interests of affected landowners and holders of other rights.
  • A detailed specification of the crude oil to be refined, transported or stored under the license.
  • A detailed specification of gas to be processed or transmitted under the license.
  • Preliminary organisation plan.
  • A decommissioning plan providing the details of how a facility will be decommissioned and disposed of when the midstream operations cease.
  • The manner and place in which crude oil or raw gas shall be delivered to the facility.
  • Information on facilities for the transmission and storage of petroleum.
  • Consents and permits required under any other law.
  • Such other particulars as may be prescribed.
  • Phone: +256 414 320423/4
  • Physical Address: Plot 34 – 36 Lugard Avenue
  • Postal Address: P.O. Box 833, Entebbe, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction: National
  • Email Address: ed@pau.go.ug
  • Website: http://www.pau.go.ug
  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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