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The APEA is a UK based organisation, drawing membership from all quarters of the petroleum industry, including Regulators from National and Local Government Authorities, Oil Companies, Equipment Manufacturers and Suppliers, Service and Installation Organisations, Training Establishments and many others.

It is seen to be unique in representing all sides of the industry and in providing a forum for debate and the generation of technical guidance.

The APEA was founded in 1958 by some 30 enthusiasts and their objectives still hold true today:

  • The advancement of scientific and technical knowledge
  • The supply and interchange of information
  • Uniformity of standards interpretation and application

APEA Membership

  • Copy of the Bulletin per quarter
  • Use of the APEA logo
  • APEA Yearbook
  • Discounts on APEA Training

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Purchase individual and corporate membership, training courses and publications through the APEA online store

Membership Renewal

Membership Renewal

If you have been notified by email that your membership has expired, renew your membership here

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Training Courses

Training Courses

The APEA organise a range of training courses on a variety of topics

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Dec 1, 2020




Publications available to APEA members and non members

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APEA hold a number of events through the year.

APEA AGM 2020 Minutes

APEA AGM 2020 Minutes

Nov 19, 2020

View the minutes and officer reports from the 2020 AGM

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APEA Live 2021

APEA Live 2021

Nov 18, 2021

The event combines an Exhibition and Conference during the day; which by night, transform into the illustrious Awards Dinner – the optimum opportunity to wine, dine and network with colleagues, suppliers, new and existing customers alike; what better way to seal that new deal than dinner, drinks and entertainment with all of the industry greats

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Council Minutes

Available to all APEA members once logged into the website.


A list of references from recent publications and presentations.

The Bulletin

The latest industry news from the APEA available to download from The Bulletin.

Contact Us

APEA Office

Call us on 0345 603 5507 or find more contact details.


Do you have something to say to the APEA? Please feel free to contact us. 

The Council

Find contact information for all members of the APEA council.

APEA Branches

Contact your APEA Branch for more information about your Branch activities

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