Calgary-based company fined $2,250 for Oil, Salt and Gas Resources Act violation
Convicted - Taqa North Limited
Location - City of London
Description of Offence - Failing to submit the annual well licence fee for 2016
Date of Offence - February 15, 2017
Date of Conviction - March 5, 2018
Penalty Imposed - Taqa North Limited was fined $2,250.
Background - Taqa North Ltd. pleaded guilty and was fined $2,250 for failing to submit the annual licence fee for oil and gas production in 2016, under the Oil, Salt and Gas Resources Act. Court heard that the company failed to pay the well licence fee by the deadline of February 15, 2017.