The Petroleum (Environment) Regulations 2016 ensure the environment is protected in an area of petroleum exploration or production.
Under the Petroleum (Environment) Regulations 2016, all regulated petroleum activities must demonstrate that all environmental risks and impacts are identified and reduced to an acceptable level.
Environmental management of petroleum activities are regulated by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, for further information visit denr.nt.gov.au
Read about the environment rehabilitation and security bond.
Last updated: 07 October 2019