CHARGES AND ACCOUNTS
1 Price of CNG to be sold.― The price566 for CNG sold by a licensee to consumer(s) shall be charged in accordance with an agreement to be concluded between the licensee and the consumer(s).
2 Measurement― (1) The amount of natural gas supplied to a licensee and CNG supplied to a consumer shall be ascertained by means of a correct meter. A meter shall be deemed to be correct if it registers the amount natural gas or CNG supplied within the limits of error approved by the Authority and complies with such conditions as may be prescribed by the Authority.
(2) A licensee may require a consumer to give him security deposits for the price of CNG kit and ancillary equipment for the conversion of petrol or diesel vehicles into CNG vehicle or to enter into an agreement for the hire and maintenance thereof, and where the licensee or the consuming as the case may be, enters into such as agreement the latter shall keep CNG kit and ancillary equipment for such conversion in correct and good conditions.
15. Willful hindrance in submitting records, etc, unlawful.― No licensee or consumer shall willfully hinder, delay or obstruct the making, submitting or keeping of any information, document, report, memorandum or record or account required to be made, submitted or kept under these rules.
1 Entry, inspection and enforcement of the rules.― The Authority or any person duly authorized by the Authority in this behalf may enter, inspect and examine any place in which he has reason to believe that there is any work(s) for compressing natural gas for the purpose of storing, measuring or distribution of CNG and take other necessary steps for the due observance of the provisions of these rules by licensees, consumers or any other person connected with the storage, filling, distribution and use of CNG.
2 Protection for acts done in good faith.— No suit, prosecution, or other proceeding shall be instituted against the Authority for anything done, or purporting to be done, in public interest under the provision of these Rules.
3 Protection to public.― (1) A licensee shall locate, construct and operate his pipeline and all works connected with CNG Refueling station, and installation of CNG equipment in automobiles in accordance with the licence granted by the Chief Inspector of Explosives under the Mineral Gas Safety Rules, 1960, and strictly comply with the provisions of the Petroleum Rules 1937 and the Gas Cylinder Rules, 1940, so as to avoid any danger to the public health or safety” and
(2) In the application form, in the preamble, for the commas, letters and words, "XLVI- Miscellaneous Receipts arising out of the figure and words "-1391008-Other Receipts- Receipts under the "shall be substituted.
1 Marking of works.― A licensee shall mark with conspicuous signs the place of his works.
2 Penalty for breach of rules.― Whosoever commits a breach of these rules shall without prejudice to any other action that may be taken against him, be punishable for every such breach with fine which may extend to fifty thousand rupees.
APPLICATION FORM FOR THE GRANT OF LICENCE UNDER
THE COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (PRODUCTION AND
MARKETING) RULES, 1992.
COMPRESSION OF NATURAL GAS FOR THE PURPOSE OF STORAGE, FILLING AND DISTRIBUTION OF GAS.
1 Name (s) of applicant (s) in full._________________________________________
� 2. If application is by an individual or individuals. ____________________________
� (a) Address_______________________________________________________
� (b) Nationality. ___________________________________________________
� (c) Present occupation and duration___________________________________
� 3. If application is by a corporation.
� (i) (a) Present business (s) __________________________________________
� (b) Location(s) _________________________________________________
� (ii) If principal place of business is outside Pakistan, name and address of duly authorized Agent in Pakistan with particulars as in 3 (i) above.
� (4) Previous experience/knowledge of handling high pressure fuels. ___________________________________________________________________
� (5) Location and area of operation for the activity/activities applied for (Existing/proposed), and number of CNG refueling stations.
� (6) Project details (attach a report giving the following): –
� A: Compression/storage/filling units.
� (i) Nature and capacity of fixed assets.
� (ii) Details of utilities and services.
� (iii) Details of technical and operation personnel with an or monogram, if new project,
� (iv) The period of completion and time of commissioning.
� (iv) Capital cost, existing or estimated under following heads (give break-down) of foreign exchange and rupee cost separately):
� (a) Plant cost (separately for the activities applied for)
� (b) Land
� (c) Building
� (d) Electrical equipment.
� (e) Fire fighting equipment.
� (f) Furniture and Fixture.
� (g) Vehicles and transport.
� (h) Construction and engineering (for new projects and other miscellaneous aspects)
� (7) For distribution licence, indicate the details on which CNG requirement in the area
� of operation (applied area) are based indicating market surveys, if any, carried out ___________________________________________________________________
� (8) Any other relevant information that may be helpful in the evaluation of the Project.
� (9) Remarks.
I/We hereby solemnly declare that all the particulars given above are correct.
I/We solemnly undertake not to sell, mortgage, etc, either directly or indirectly or through association, the rights privileges and obligation granted under this license without prior approval of the Authority.
In the event of any violation of this undertaking by me/us the Authority shall have the right to cancel the license, provided that any dispute between the Authority and the applicant as to whether any of my/our activities can be considered as a violation of this undertaking shall be subject to decision in accordance with the provision of sub-rule (3) of rules 8 of the Compressed Natural Gas (Production & Marketing) Rules, 1992, and the appropriate clause in the license.
Signature(s) Applicant (s)______________________
Date and place of applicant……………………………………………………………… (If the applicant is a corporation, capacity in which form is signed)
*In case the applicant is an alien or a corporation incorporated outside Pakistan.