THE GOVERNMENT

Decree No.  33/2013/ND-CP dated April 22, 2013 of the Government issuing the contract model for the Contract for Oil and Gas Products Division
Pursuant to the Law on Government organization dated December 25, 2001;
Pursuant to the 1993 Law on oil and gas; the 2000 Law amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Law on oil and gas and the 2008 Law amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Law on oil and gas;
At the proposal of the Minister of Industry and Trade;
The Government issues the Decree on the contract model for the Contract for Oil and Gas Products Division,
Article 1. To promulgate together with this Decree the contract model for the Contract for Oil and Gas Products Division.
Article 2. All contracts of oil and gas product division must comply with the contract model for the Contract for Oil and Gas Products Division issued with this Decree.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group and contractors shall negotiate for only contents epitomized "depending on the biding result or negotiation" similar to provision in Article 20.7 of the contract model. In case of having consent of the Prime Minister, the contract parties may agree to not apply the model contract.
Article 3. This Decree does not apply to the oil and gas contracts which have been concluded before this Decree’s effective day.  For the oil and gas consignment of which basic economic, technical and commercial conditions have been approved by the Prime Minister before the effective day of this Decree, the negotiation and conclusion in contract shall continue performing under the model contract of the contracts of oil and gas product division promulgated together with the Government's Decree No. 139/2005/ND-CP dated November 11, 2005.  
Article 4. This Decree takes effect on June 08, 2013 and replaces the Decree No. 139/2005/ND-CP dated November 11, 2005 of the Government on promulgating the contract model of the contracts of oil and gas product division.
Article 5. The Ministers, Heads of ministerial-level agencies, Heads of Governmental agencies, the Presidents of the People’s Committee of central-affiliated cities and provinces and relevant organizations and individuals shall implement this Decree./.
For the Government
The Prime Minister
Nguyen Tan Dung
 
* The Contract Model isn’t translated herein.