Petroleum Production Licence - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to extract petroleum from submerged land in Tasmanian coastal waters. Tasmanian coastal waters extend for three nautical miles from the coastline of Tasmania. If you intend to undertake exploration activities outside this area, you will need to apply for a licence under the appropriate Act.

If you have a petroleum exploration permit or retention lease, you may apply for a production licence authorising you to recover petroleum from the area covered by your exploration permit or retention lease.

The Agency may also invite applications for a licence over blocks where the existing licence has been cancelled or surrendered.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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 for this licence you must:

  • Provide details of your proposed work and expenditure in the area covered by your application;
  • Provide any other information required by the Agency;
  • Complete the relevant application form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

21 years

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Petroleum Production Licence Application - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 TAS

Administering agency

Department of State Growth

Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services

Mineral Resources Tasmania

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Mineral Resources Tasmania

Transport, Regulatory and Customer Services

Department of State Growth

Operating address: 30 Gordons Hill Road
Rosny Park
Tasmania 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 03 6165 4800
Fax: 03 6233 8338
Email: info@mrt.tas.gov.au