Information for the Propane Industry

The documents on this page are available to assist propane operators that are subject to PURA jurisdiction. The Guidance Manual for Operators of LP Gas Systems , also known as the Small LP Operators Handbook, was developed to provide a broad overview of pipeline compliance responsibilities under federal pipeline safety regulations.

The LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans document is a generic set of plans that can be tailored to fit any propane company.  Redline versions showing the changes since the last version can be found here:

LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans 2018 redline version

LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans 2019 redline version

LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans 2020 redline version

LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans 2021 redline version

LPG Operations, Maintenance and Emergency Plans 2022 redline version


The following files are available to help any propane company create their Operator Qualification (OQ) program.

The following files are available to help any propane company create their Distribution Integrity Management Plan (DIMP).

Gas Pipeline Safety

 

Content last updated March 2022