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Our activation procedure including contact details and forms for activation, in addition to equipment stockpile and aviation status reports can be found here.

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Please note that:

Response services are guaranteed ONLY for Members. Non-members are not guaranteed a response and will be required to sign a Non-member contract. Services and rates differ. Duty managers can be contacted for exercises.

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Welcome to OSRL

Membership

OSRL Membership Options

There are three main membership options to join OSRL; Participant, Associate or Shipping Associate membership, each gives you ready access to response services 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year, no matter where and when you need us.  

OSRL Member Response services include access to the Duty Manager at any time, logistics support with OSRL's own aircraft to transport equipment or access to chartered aircraft through established contracts, stockpile of dedicated oil recovery equipment and dispersants, wide-area high-volume aerial dispersant spraying capability and a pool of expertise with a broad and in-depth range of skills, amongst other Member response services.

Participant Membership

Participant membership provides a company with global access to the full range of oil spill response and preparedness services.  It is available only to qualifying international oil companies.  Participant members become shareholders in OSRL pay a one-off entry fee, an annual subscription and share in the growth and benefits of the company; as well as participating in determining the strategic direction of the company. 

Participant Member

Company Characteristics

  • Any oil and energy company operating internationally.

  • National oil companies with significant volumes of production.

Coverage

  • All operations worldwide.

Annual fee based on

  • Total worldwide oil production and 50% refinery capacity.

Subscription Rates
Number of shares held Band measured in '000 BBL Per Day Subscription
600 Band 1 >1075 £940,716
500 Band 2 950-1075 £783,930
400 Band 3 825-950 £627,144
300 Band 4 700-825 £470,358
200 Band 5 575-700 £313,572
100 Band 6 <575 £156,786
Joining Fee £50,000

 

Any oil company with regional and international operations can apply for OSRL membership so as to gain quicker and easier access to our services at lower rates. You can join us as a Participant or Associate Member depending on your company's characteristics and your required coverage.

Associate Membership

Associate membership is available to companies that have a specific operational requirement for defined sites. Associate Membership provides the same response capability as Participant membership.

Associate Member

Company Characteristics

  • Companies with a limited number of operations.

  • Joint venture activities.

  • Applies to drilling, production operations, refineries, pipelines, ports and harbours.

Coverage

  • Site specific.

Annual fee based on

  • Total exposure (volume of oil produced and/or handled per day across all sites).

  • Number of sites covered.

Subscription Rates
Exposure '000 BBL per day 1 Site 2-5 Sites 6-10 Sites > 10 Sites
0-40 £36,155 £45,193 £54,232 £72,309
41-80 £72,309 £90,387 £108,464 £144,619
81-120 £108,464 £135,580 £162,696 £216,928
121-160 £144,619 £180,773 £216,928 £289,237
>160 Fees are provided on application
Joining Fee £6,500


Any oil company with regional and international operations can apply for OSRL membership so as to gain quicker and easier access to our services at lower rates. You can join us as a Participant or Associate Member depending on your company's characteristics and your required coverage.

Shipping Associate Membership

Shipping Associate membership is available to shipping companies, whether globally or regionally (except USA waters).

OSRL's new membership package provides the shipping industry with the enhanced capability of access to world-class advisory support and a dedicated physical response capability -significantly reducing the complexity of managing an incident and coordinating remediation efforts, wherever it happens. It removes many of the challenges shipping companies face in the event of an incident.

Download the Shipping Associate Membership Brochure for more detailed information.

Shipping Associate Member

Company Characteristics

  • Shipping companies

  • Owned or chartered vessels

Membership Subscription Rates

  • Priced on a per vessel basis
  • Rates are in USD
  • No initial joining fee
  • A standard annual base fee for all shipping members of USD12,500 applies
  • No limit on number of vessels
Subscription Rates
Number of Vessels

Tank Vessels

Non-Tank Vessels 
1-5 $1,210 $800
6-10 $1,050 $695
11-25 $975 $640
26+  * $945 $625
Prices stated are in USD and exclude all taxes

*Fees are capped at 50 vessels per vessel category (Tank or Non-Tank)

Still unsure which Membership option is right for you?

Discuss your requirements with us to establish what Membership package is right for your operations. 

Supplement Your Existing Membership

There are a host of Global and Regional Services to supplement your existing Membership. See if you could benefit from adding these Supplementary Services to your Membership.