General Policy

We, JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation, as a member of JXTG Group whose mission is “Harnessing the Earth’s power for the common good and for the day-to-day life of each individual, we will contribute to the development of our communities and help to ensure vibrant future through creation and innovation in energy, resources and materials”, are undertaking oil and gas exploration and production operations as one of the core businesses of JXTG Group.

We, as a member of the society, are committed to providing oil and gas for the society's needs in a manner that avoids injuries and illnesses to our employees, contractors and neighbours while acting in harmony with the environment of the Earth.


We implement this policy by conducting the following strategies:

  • Ensuring that Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) considerations are given prevailing status over our other business considerations.
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant legislations and other requirements to which we subscribe.
  • Applying a systematic approach to HSE management to achieve continual HSE performance improvement including setting strict HSE objectives and performing regular audits and reviews.
  • Designing our workplaces to minimise the risks to personnel and developing work practices to further reduce the risks as low as reasonably practicable.
  • Encouraging the use of the best available technology to reduce the impact of our operations to the environment, particularly with regard to the efficient use of energy and materials, the minimisation of waste and the prevention of pollution.
  • Ensuring our personnel to be competent for their tasks and further providing HSE training and awareness programmes to manage HSE risks.
  • Developing communication channels to ensure the HSE policy and its objectives are understood by all our personnel, contractors and customers, and to actively seek their input and feedback.


The President of JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation is accountable for ensuring the HSE policy is implemented and that its effectiveness is reviewed annually.

All personnel and contractors of our Group Companies in all areas of the activities under our operational control are responsible for applying the HSE Policy.

Shunsaku Miyake
Representative Director, President and CEO
JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation
April 2017