Petroleum Infrastructure Licences - Australian Government


You will require this licence if you intend to construct and operate an infrastructure facility in an offshore 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 and the construction and operation of infrastructure is required.

Service type


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 regard to the proposed infrastructure
  • your development schedule
  • technical and commercial arrangements with any closely associated production licence
  • your proposed infrastructure development plan.


An indefinite term, however the licence may be terminated if no operations are undertaken within five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $8250.00

Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Application Fees and Annual Levies (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Regulations 2011 Australian Government

Administering agency

National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.