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Contents

Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II ADMINISTRATION

Part III LICENSING OF ACTIVITIES RELATING TO GAS

Part IV MODIFICATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF GAS LICENCES

Part V GAS TRANSPORTERS

Part VI GAS RETAILERS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS

Part VII GAS NETWORK CODE

Part VIIA CODES OF PRACTICE

Part VIIB CONTROL OF GAS LICENSEES AND ENTITIES WITH INTEREST IN GAS PIPELINE NETWORK

Part VIII SAFETY

Part IX COMPETITION

Part X APPEAL PANEL

Part XI MISCELLANEOUS

Part XII TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS

Legislative History

 
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On 25/10/2014, you requested the version in force on 25/10/2014 incorporating all amendments published on or before 25/10/2014. The closest version currently available is that of 14/02/2008.
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Prohibition on unauthorised activities relating to gas
6.
—(1)  Subject to subsections (2), (3) and (4), no person shall —
(a)
convey gas —
(i)
through a gas pipeline or gas pipeline network to any premises; or
(ii)
to a gas pipeline or gas pipeline network owned by, or under the management or control of, a gas transporter;
(b)
convey gas for or on behalf of a gas transporter (other than as an employee of the gas transporter);
(c)
ship gas on or after such date as the Minister may, by order published in the Gazette, specify;
(d)
retail gas on or after such date as the Minister may, by order published in the Gazette, specify;
(e)
manage or operate any onshore receiving facility, whether —
(i)
for himself; or
(ii)
as principal, or for or on behalf of any other person (other than as an employee);
(f)
manage or operate any LNG terminal;
(g)
produce town gas on or after such date as the Minister may, by order published in the Gazette, specify;
(h)
import natural gas or liquefied natural gas; or
(i)
carry on such other activity relating to gas as the Minister may, by order published in the Gazette, specify,
unless he is authorised to do so by a gas licence or is exempted under section 8.
(2)  A person may, without a licence —
(a)
convey, in any premises or part thereof in which that person has an interest, gas supplied for use in the premises; or
(b)
sell, for use in any premises or part thereof in which that person has an interest, gas retailed for use in the premises by a gas retailer.
(3)  A person who is not incorporated in Singapore and does not have a place of business in Singapore may, without a licence, manage or operate an onshore receiving facility as principal if —
(a)
he appoints a person who is incorporated in Singapore or has a place of business in Singapore to manage or operate the onshore receiving facility on his behalf (other than as an employee); and
(b)
that person is licensed for the purpose of subsection (1)(e)(ii).
(4)  A person may, without a licence, manage or operate an onshore receiving facility on behalf of a principal, whether or not he is incorporated in Singapore or has a place of business in Singapore, if —
(a)
his principal is incorporated in Singapore or has a place of business in Singapore; and
(b)
his principal is licensed for the purpose of subsection (1)(e)(ii).
(5)  An order under subsection (1)(i) may provide for —
(a)
the application of the provisions of this Act to the activity specified in the order subject to such exceptions or modifications as may be specified in the order;
(b)
matters relating to the regulation of the activity specified, including the prescribing of fees and charges;
(c)
the conditions which may be included in a licence authorising the carrying on of the activity specified in the order; and
(d)
generally for giving full effect to or for carrying out the purposes of the order.
(6)  Any person who contravenes subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $1 million and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further fine not exceeding $25,000 for every day or part thereof during which the offence continues after conviction.
[24/2007 wef 11/06/2007]