Who can become a member?
All oil and gas companies qualified as licensees in Norway can become FORCE members. In addition the NPD is a member of FORCE. 

How to become a member?
If your company would like to apply for membership, please send an e-mail to the FORCE secretariate asking to be evaluated as a FORCE member. The Management Committee will then be consulted. This process usually takes about a week.

If approved, your company will need to sign an amendment to the FORCE cooperation agreement 2017-2019.


FORCE members per 30.01.2017

A/S Norske Shell   LUKOIL Overseas North Shelf AS
Aker BP Lundin Norway AS
Bayerngas Norge AS Maersk Oil Norway AS
CapeOmega AS MOL Norge AS
Capricorn Norge AS MOECO Oil & Gas Norge As
Centrica Energi NPD
Chevron Norge AS OMV Norge AS
Concedo ASA Origo Exploration Norway AS
ConocoPhillips Norge Petoro
Dong Norge AS Petrolia NOCO AS
Dea E&P Norge AS PGNiG Upstream International AS
Edison Norge AS Point Resources AS
Eni Norge AS Repsol Norge AS
ENGiE Skagen44
ExxonMobil Statoil ASA
Faroe Petroleum Suncor Energy Norge AS
Fortis Petroleum Norway AS TOTAL E&P Norge AS
Hess Norge AS VNG Norge AS
Idemitsu Petroleum Norge AS Wellesley Petroleum
KUFPEC Norway AS Wintershall Norge ASA
LOTOS Exploration Production Norge AS  


What are the costs?
The membership fee depends on the number of members. A set amount is divided equally between the member companies. This year the annual cost is approximately NOK 55 000.

More information?
Please contact the FORCE secretariat if you have more questions regarding FORCE membership.

Photo: Øyvind Hagen - Statoil