Pipeline Licence - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to construct, alter, reconstruct or operate an offshore petroleum pipeline. A petroleum pipeline is a pipe or system of pipes used to convey petroleum and includes any storage tanks or ancillary works associated with the pipeline.

Service type


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:

  • ensure you and your employees hold relevant technical qualifications
  • have sufficient technical advice and financial resources.


Ongoing unless terminated if no operations commence within five years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Act(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Regulations 1990 Western Australia

Application process


Forms can be downloaded and submitted online through the Petroleum and Geothermal Register (PGR).

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety


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 Enquiries


Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Western Australia
Phone: 08 9222 3759
Email: petroleum.titles@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: Petroleum (Opens in new window)