Petroleum Access Authority - Northern Territory


You will need this authority to enter the land outside your petroleum title area to construct, maintain and use infrastructure to conduct authorised activities with the petroleum title.

Access authorities can be granted for access to:

  • roads
  • temporary campsites
  • water pipelines
  • haul roads.

Access authorities allow holders to enter, use or maintain:

  • bore fields
  • air strips
  • plants
  • port facilities.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.


The duration of this authority will depend on your petroleum title.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $6758.00

Fees for 2023-24


Administering agency

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Energy Division

Contact details

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