Royal Decree no. 8/2011 (Oil and Gas Law) ( 2011 )

The Oil and Gas Law regulates all oil and gas related activities happening on Omani soil. Article 39 (11) stipulates that concession owners must reduce emissions of greenhouse gases in the Concession Area using the techniques and appropriate means to protect the environment.…read more

Royal Decree No. 90 of 2007 Establishing the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs ( 2007 )

Royal Decree No. 90 of 2007 establishes the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs out of the Ministry of Regional Municipalities, Environment and Water Resources.…read more

Ministerial Decision No. 20 of 2016 Regulations for the Management of Climate Affairs ( 2016 )

Ministerial Decision No. 20 of 2016 defines what a "greenhouse gas emitting project" is per Omani law and requires such projects to apply for and obtain a "climate affairs permit" issued by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs. As part of the permitting process, this decision requires projects to monitor and report their annual…read more

Ministerial Decision No. 117 – Guidelines for the Preparation of Climate Affairs Chapter in the Environmental Impact Assessment Study for the Projects ( 2013 )

Ministerial Decision No. 117 of 2013 requires all environmental impact assessments in Oman to include a "Climate Affairs Chapter," which describes both the impacts on and vulnerability of a given project to climate change. The decision then provides guidelines about how the procedures for analyzing climate change in an environmental impact assessments, including by listing…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

Control the expected GHG emissions growth by 2% below BAU to be 88714 Gg (in 2030) during the period from 2020 - 2030

Economy Wide | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: business as usual scenario

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Agriculture

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Buildings

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Coastal Zones

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Cross-Cutting Area

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Disaster Risk Management (DRM)

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Energy

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Environment

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Health

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Industry

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

LULUCF

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Social Development

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Tourism

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Transportation

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Urban

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Waste

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Water

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.
To date, Oman does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 8 August, 2019