Production Licence - South Australia


Production Licence (PPL, GPL or GSL)
When a discovery is made that warrants production in an area of an exploration licence, the licensee is entitled to a petroleum, geothermal or gas storage production licence (PPL, GPL or GSL) over the discovery area.

Service type


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


The duration of the licence differs depending on whether it is granted for onshore or offshore production; Contact the Department for further information.


2019-2020 fees:
$4,666 Application fee
$5,220 Application fee (Petroleum Submerged Lands)
Other annual fees apply; please contact the Agency

Regulation(s) name

Petroleum & Geothermal Energy Regulations 2013 South Australia

Administering agency

Department for Energy and Mining

Energy Resources 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:

General Manager Resource Royalties and Licensing

Energy Resources Division

Department for Energy and Mining

Operating address: Level 4, 11 Waymouth Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 320
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0884633204
Fax: 0884633229
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