Our new name reflects our evolving role in powering the transition

North Sea Transition Authority

NSTA will remain resolutely focused on ensuring the UK's security of supply and stewarding the energy transition.

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The move to net zero

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The NSTA is fully committed to helping achieve the UK government's commitments to reach net zero emissions by 2050

Meet the team

Leadership Team

Our board and leadership team aim to create a culture of performance and accountability

Data centre


A comprehensive library of current and historical UKCS oil and gas data.


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A comprehensive list of the NSTA's guidance.

Carbon Capture and Storage

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Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) has a key role to play in achieving net zero

Asset stewardship


Effective asset stewardship will optimise efficiency and maximise economic...

Licensing & Consents

Click here to read more about licensing rounds.

Find out more about our licensing regime and consents we issue


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A number of our recent speeches and presentations to share latest updates and progress.