Annual Report Notification Reminder and Accountable Officer Notification

March 12, 2020

Please note that the 2019 Annual Report Notifications, which are required to be filed each year pursuant the National Energy Board’s Onshore Pipeline Regulations (OPR), are due to the Canada Energy Regulator (CER) by April 30, 2020.

  • Annual Report Notification Reminder
    Pipeline companies are reminded to notify the CER by 30 April of each year, of the completion of an annual report on the performance of the company’s management system, as required by subsection 6.6(2) of the OPR. For information on how to submit, please review the Company Submission Requirements.
  • Accountable Officer Notification
    If the company’s Accountable officer has changed, please provide an update to the CER pursuant to subsection 6.2 (2) of the OPR. The accountable officer must submit a signed statement accepting the responsibilities of the position. The following link provides suggested template letters for (i) company notification to the CER that it has appointed its accountable officer, and (ii) the signed statement from the accountable officer.  For more information, please visit our Regulations, Guidance Notes and Related Documents under the Canadian Energy Regulator Act page.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can email a .pdf document (10 MB or less) to Please include a cover letter to assist CER staff with the internal handling of your file.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Robin Zielke at

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