Terms and Conditions



This site is owned and operated by CNOOC Petroleum North America ULC ("CNOOC N.A."), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited. By using this site, you agree to the following terms and conditions.

Legal notice

CNOOC N.A. has made all reasonable efforts to provide accurate information on this website. However, CNOOC N.A. cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, validation, stability and availability of the information contained herein (including any text, graphics, materials, links, explanations or other items in the content contained within this website). Nothing contained on this website constitutes investment advice and any decisions based on information contained on this website are the responsibility of the visitors.

Website Protected by Copyright & Intellectual Property Rights

All material on this website is protected by copyright and/or intellectual property rights. Copies of materials contained on this website can only be made for information purposes, and are solely for private use, provided this material is not modified. Any reproduction and any use of copies made for other purposes is expressly forbidden. All corporate names, logos, and other trademarks or patent products mentioned on this website belong to CNOOC N.A. and/or its affiliates. They may not be used without our prior written consent. Any other use of this material without CNOOC N.A.’s written permission is prohibited. 
Except as otherwise noted, the trademarks and logos displayed on this website belong to CNOOC N.A. and may not be used without CNOOC N.A.'s written permission. Written permission is also required to use any third-party trademark displayed on this website. 

Change of Terms and Conditions

CNOOC N.A. may change the terms and conditions set out above from time to time. By browsing this website, visitors are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions applicable at the time of each visit to this website. Visitors should therefore check the terms and conditions upon each visit to this website.

CNOOC N.A. Not Responsible for Linked Websites

CNOOC N.A. provides links to third-party websites for your convenience only and the inclusion of these links does not imply that CNOOC N.A. monitors or endorses these websites. Accordingly, CNOOC N.A. makes no warranty or representation for such websites and accepts no responsibility for the third party websites or the content of such websites. 

CNOOC N.A. Not Responsible for Internet Software or Computer Viruses

Due to technical difficulties inherent in the Internet, Internet software or transmission problems could produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information contained on this website. Computer viruses or other destructive programs may also be inadvertently downloaded from the website. CNOOC N.A. shall not be liable for Internet software, computer viruses or destructive programs and recommends that users install appropriate anti-virus or other protective software. 

Protection of Visitors' Privacy

We respect the privacy of all visitors to this website. Unless otherwise permitted by law, we shall not collect or disclose visitors' personal information without obtaining the prior consent of such visitors.
We may automatically collect visitors' non-personal information such as the type of internet browsers or the website from which visitors linked to this website. Visitors cannot be identified from such information and it is only used to assist us in providing effective services on this website. We may from time to time supply third parties with this non-personal or aggregated data for use in connection with this website.

Exclusion of Liability

CNOOC N.A. shall not be liable for any claims, expenses, damages (including direct, indirect, special or consequential damages), loss of profits, opportunities or information arising from:

  • the use of or reliance on information contained in this website; 
  • any inaccuracy or omission in such information or failure to keep the information current; 
  • use of any third-party websites linked to this website; 
  • any Internet software used in connection with this website or computer viruses or other destructive programs encountered as a result of using this website; and 
  • any other matter connected with this website; even if CNOOC N.A. is made aware of the possibility of such claims, expenses, damages or losses.


We reserve the right at any time and for any reason to temporarily or permanently suspend visitors' rights to download any documents or use any content on this website. Visitors must destroy any copies of the documents and cease to use or display any content if visitors receive a demand to do so from us. We may terminate the terms and conditions at any time without notice if any visitor breaches any of the terms and conditions above. Visitors may terminate these terms and conditions at any time by destroying any copies of the documents and ceasing to use or display any content on this website. Following the termination of these terms and conditions, visitors shall cease to be entitled to download any documents on this website.
Internet E-Mail
Please feel free to e-mail CNOOC N.A. at Corporate Communications. Please be aware, however, that the Internet is not a fully secure medium and any communication may be lost, intercepted or altered. CNOOC N.A. is not liable for any damages related to communications to or from this website. Users agree with respect to any information provided to CNOOC N.A. through this website that:

  • CNOOC N.A. has no obligation concerning such information;
  •  the information is non-confidential; 
  • CNOOC N.A. may use, disclose, distribute or copy the information and may use any ideas, concepts or know-how contained in the information for any purpose; and;
  • the information is truthful and disclosure of the information does not violate the legal rights of others. 

Forward-Looking Statements

This website may contain forward-looking statements, including statements regarding expected future events, business prospects or financial results. These statements are based on assumptions and analyses made by CNOOC N.A. a wholly owned subsidiary of CNOOC Limited (the “Company”) in light of its or their experience and perception of historical trends, current conditions and expected future developments, as well as other factors that CNOOC N.A. or the Company believes reasonable under the circumstances. However, whether actual results and developments will meet CNOOC N.A.’s or the Company’s expectations and predictions depends on a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause the actual results, performance and financial conditions to differ materially from the Company’s expectations, including those associated with fluctuations in crude oil and natural gas prices, the exploration or development activities, the capital expenditure requirements, the business strategy, whether the transactions entered into by CNOOC N.A. or the Company can be completed on schedule pursuant to its timetable or at all, the highly competitive nature of the oil and natural gas industries, the foreign operations, environmental liabilities and compliance requirements, and economic and political conditions in the People’s Republic of China. For a description of these and other risks and uncertainties, please see the documents the Company has filed from time to time with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, including their most recent annual report on Form 20-F and current reports on Form 6-K.