Offshore Infrastructure Licences - Australian Government

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to construct and operate an infrastructure facility in the licence area. An infrastructure facility may relate to petroleum or a greenhouse gas substance.

Note that this licence applies to all locations where a production licence is granted where infrastructure is required.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Your application must contain detailed information including, but not limited to, information about:

  • Your proposed facilities;
  • Technical capacity;
  • Financial capacity;
  • Data and reports from surveys in regards to the proposed infrastructure;
  • Your development schedule;
  • Technical and commercial arrangements with any closely associated production licence; and
  • Your proposed infrastructure development plan.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Indefinite term. However, the licence may be terminated if no operations are undertaken within 5 years.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

$2090. Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

The National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator

Act(s) name

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Titles, Perth Office
The National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator


Operating address:
Level 8 Alluvion Building
58 Mounts Bay Road
Perth
Western Australia 6000
Mailing address:
GPO Box 7871
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850

Phone:

08 64245300

Fax:

08 64245397
titles@nopta.gov.au

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