You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to prospect for, or undertake activities to produce petroleum in the Joint Petroleum Development Area (JPDA) established by the Timor Sea Treaty between Australia and East Timor. Activities to produce petroleum include:
- Initial processing;
- Marketing; and
- Planning and preparation for such activities.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.
Code of Practice
A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.
Petroleum Mining Code - Please consult the responsible agency for more information.
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Petroleum (Timor Sea Treaty) Act 2003 (Australian Government)
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