Safety and Environment

    Committed to high standards of health, safety, security and environmental care

    We take our responsibilities to health, safety, security and the environment extremely seriously. These responsibilities include compliance with all applicable legislation, the delivery of excellent health, safety, security and environmental performance and the provision of a reliable and secure gas transmission service. We continually strive to improve the safety awareness of our staff and contractors.

    Health & Safety

    2023 Performance

    Approximately 234,263 man-hours were expended during the year with the following health & safety performance:

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    Ethical Code

    We create a safe and respectful working environment, uphold high human rights standards and are committed to do business ethically through responsible interactions with our business partners.

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    Modern Slavery Act

    We are committed to the rights and well-being of the people who work for us, and for our suppliers.

    For more information, read our statement on the steps we take to comply with the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

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    Certification and Compliance

    To maintain our social responsibility goals for environmental performance and sustainability we subscribe to certification schemes in the UK and Belgium. We comply with the UK Environmental Permitting Regulations 2010 and with the Belgian VLAREM II regulations.

    We are committed to reducing greenhouse and other gas emissions from our facilities. Bacton emissions are within our environmental permit regulation targets for natural gas, oxides of nitrogen, carbon monoxide and sulphur dioxide. Zeebrugge emission concentration levels are within the VLAREM II environmental legislation requirements.

    We actively manage and monitor our waste materials. All waste disposals at Bacton and Zeebrugge are carried out by approved and certified waste contractors in accordance with legislation.

    Financial statements

    The link below provides a download of the latest financial statements.

    2023 Financial Statements

    Previous financial statements

    The links below provide downloads of previously published financial statements.

    2022 Financial Statements

    2021 Financial Statements

    2020 Financial Statements

    2019 Financial Statements

    2018 Financial Statements

    2017 Financial Statements

    The auditors accept no responsibility for any changes that may have occurred to the financial statements since they were initially presented on the website. Legislation in the United Kingdom governing the preparation and dissemination of financial statements may differ from legislation in other jurisdictions.