Directorate General of Gas

Functions of DG Gas

  • Formulation of the Government Policies regarding Natural Gas, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG).
  • Assessment and management of gas demand & supply.
  • Allocation of gas from new finds to gas utility companies;
  • Allocation of Natural Gas from different supply sources to various sectors;
  • Review and execution of gas price agreements with producers and gas sales agreements between the producers and the Government nominated buyer;
  • Assessment of consumers’ gas prices based on the prescribed prices, determined by OGRA and making recommendations to the Government for their fixation;
  • Budgeting and monitoring of receipts of Gas Development Surcharge;
  • Implementation of the President/PM directives including Gas supply schemes of the Parliamentarians.
  • Coordination with Ministry of Interior and Civil Armed Forces etc on issues relating to safety/security of gas pipeline in the country.
  • Processing as well as implementation of Cabinet/ECC decisions;
  • Parliamentary Business, i.e. Senate/National Assembly Questions, Standing Committees meeting and ensure implementation of their recommendation.