HISTORY OF BPA
In 2008, the Government of Belize (GOB) announced its intent to implement a “Petroleum Surcharge?to the oil and gas sector in Belize. Several companies met in Houston with the Government of Belize to express opposition to the implementation of a tax that would essentially discourage investment...[more]
STATUS OF THE INDUSTRY
At the end of 2012 there were 13 companies holding exploration licenses from the Government of Belize; one company discovered oil and gas in commercial quantities (2005)...[more]
MEMBERSHIP The BPA welcomes applications from companies working in oil and gas, and supporting oil and gas operations in Belize...[more]
The mission of the Belize Petroleum Association is to provide a unified voice for the petroleum industry in Belize, to advocate for the responsible exploration of oil and gas and to call on all entities involved in the production of petroleum products to do so with all necessary provisions that may conduce to the benefit of Belize and it's citizens.