Pipeline Licence - Northern Territory

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to construct and operate a pipeline within the three nautical mile strip of Northern Territory coastal waters. This licence gives you a right over the area you intend to construct the pipeline in and is not a licence to actually do so. You need separate consents and management plans to construct and operate a pipeline.

Before you apply for this licence, you must identify the proposed pipeline route and access points along it including sites for equipment and other works

Please contact the agency at the start of your energy pipeline project for information about how to apply and other requirements.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • have adequate financial resources
  • have adequate technical resources and technical advice available.

Duration

Indefinite

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $4960.00 -
Apply Licence All $579.00

Minimum fee

General Miscellaneous All -

Advertising costs:

  • NT News - $334.69
  • Koori Mail - $235.75
  • Centralian Advocate - $239.61

Additional information

The Department advertises all applications in the NT news. They will arrange the advertisement, but you will be responsible for the cost.

You will need to negotiate any access you might need to land with the landowner, prior to submitting your application. If you can???t come to an access agreement with the landowner or leaseholder, you can apply for a permit which will allow you to enter land for pipeline route investigations.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Petroleum Registrar

Energy Division

Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

Northern Territory
Operating address: Fourth Floor, Centrepoint Building
48-50 Smith Street Mall
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO BOX 4550
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8999 7112
Fax: 08 8999 5191
Email: energy.permits@nt.gov.au