Petroleum Mining Code - Australian Government


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:

  • exploration
  • development
  • initial processing
  • production
  • transportation
  • marketing
  • planning and preparation for such activities.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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Act(s) name

Petroleum (Timor Sea Treaty) Act 2003 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Industry, Science and Resources


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