Special Facilities Licence - South Australia


A Special Facilities Licence:
a)    authorises the holder of a licence to establish and operate facilities for the purposes involving or associated with:
    i.    searching for any regulated substance, or
    ii.    processing any regulated substance; or
    iii.    producing or generating energy from a source of geothermal energy; or
    iv.    other activities that may be relevant or incidental to searching for any regulated substance or processing, producing or storing any regulated substance or a product derived from a regulated substance; and
b)    for that purpose, confers rights of access to and use of land to which the licence relates on terms and conditions specified in the licence.
For further information please contact the Energy Resources Division.

Service type


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


Granted for a term determined by the Minister.


2019-2020 fees:
$4,666 Application fee
Other annual fees apply; please contact the Agency

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.

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Energy Resources Division

Department for Energy and Mining

Operating address: Level 4
11 Waymouth Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 320
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 08 8463 3000
Email: DEM.Petroleum@sa.gov.au