Licence to Construct or Operate a Pipeline - New South Wales


You will need this licence if you intend to operate or construct a pipeline.

You must ensure that the design, construction, operation and maintenance of any pipeline operated under the licence are in accordance with the relevant standards. This licence may be reviewed by the Minister at minimum intervals of 21 years.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must apply and gain the consent of the Minister to construct or operate a pipeline.




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Act(s) name

Pipelines Act 1967 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Pipelines Regulation 2013 New South Wales

Administering agency

Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water

NSW Climate and Energy Action

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