CNG Department comprises of professional engineers having experience in Oil & Gas Sector. The department is being headed by an Executive Director, supported by (01) Joint Director, (03) Deputy Directors, , (03) Assistant Directors looking after different areas of work associated with CNG Sector. CNG Department/ OGRA has been regulating the CNG Sector under OGRA Ordinance, 2002 and CNG (Production & Marketing) Rules, 1992 since March 15, 2003. OGRA has granted around (6154) CNG Provisional licenses for establishment of CNG Stations across the country since inception and around (3500) CNG Stations have acquired CNG Marketing Licenses for their operation which contributed an overall investment of approximately Rs. 90 Billion (direct and indirect) in CNG Sector. In order to ensure safe operation of CNG Stations, CNG Department conducts safety inspections on annual basis through its designated 3rd party inspectors and deficient CNG Stations are penalized are as per applicable Rules/ Laws.