Corrib Gas Field

​The Corrib Gas Field was discovered off the west coast of Ireland in 1996. Approximately 70% of the size of the Kinsale Head field, it has an estimated producing life of just over 15 years.

The Corrib Gas Field is operated by Shell Exploration & Production Ireland on behalf of the Corrib Partners (Shell Exploration & Production Ireland Limited, Statoil Exploration (Ireland) Limited and Vermilion Resources (Ireland) Limited).



Read the history of the project


Corrib Consents

Read the Corrib Consents Documents


Environmental Management Plans

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Read the Corrib Gas Field Development Reports


Section 40 & Plan of Development Applications

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Section 40 of the Gas Act 1976 

Read about Section 40 of the 1976 Gas Act


Petroleum & Other Minerals Development Act 1960

Read about Section 13 of the Act


Consent Conditions Monitoring Committee (CCMC)

Read the reports of the CCMC