Consultation on began on 7 December 2009 and ended on 1 March 2010. In addition to making the CD available to any party via the HSE website, over 100 stakeholder organisations in the pipeline industry and other relevant sectors were approached directly for a response. All key stakeholders responded to the consultation.
An analysis of the responses to each question raised in the consultation document (CD) is set out in the following document. The numbers and percentages included relate to the 29 consultees who responded to the questions in the CD. Not all respondents addressed all of the questions set in the consultation.