Tag: Utility Regulation and Competition Office

Do gas station pumps measure fuel equally?

Do gas station pumps measure fuel equally?

| 23/08/2018 | 5 Comments
Every gas station in the US I’ve ever been to has a tamper-proof seal from a regulatory body sealing the measurement mechanism for a fuel pump and noting the date it was last inspected. However, I have never seen an equivalent here in the Cayman Islands. How can customers be certain that the volum [...]

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The legality of transporting fuels

The legality of transporting fuels

| 01/06/2018 | 0 Comments
On OfReg’s website it states any vehicle transporting dangerous goods needs to have a permit. Does this mean every vehicle needs a permit as they carry gas or diesel in the fuel tanks? It also seems to apply to propane tanks for BBQs as well. Would this also be the case? It states for any amount [...]

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What entity has oversight of the OfReg?

What entity has oversight of the OfReg?

| 10/04/2017 | 1 Comment
Do you know if this new OfReg is answerable to the Ministry of Planning or is it independent like the Office of the Auditor General?” Auntie’s answer: For those readers who aren’t aware, the Utility Regulation and Competition Office, known as OfReg, is responsible for oversight of Cayman [...]

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