Petroleum titles forms and guidelines

Petroleum Act: NT onshore and inland waters

You can only apply for a petroleum exploration permit as part of a competitive tender through an acreage release process by the Northern Territory Government.

Go to the Department of Primary Industry and Resources website for details about the current acreage release and how to apply.

Forms

Title of formUse

Access authority application form (53.2 kb)
Access authority application form (36.1 kb)  

Use this form to apply for access.

Consent to surrender application form (50.1 kb)
Consent to surrender application form (120.1 kb)

Use this form for consent to surrender a permit or licence.

Dealing application form (56.1 kb)
Dealing application form (46.9 kb)

Use this form to apply for an approval of dealing.

Service of documents form (55.0 kb)
Service of documents form (38.0 kb) 

Use the form to record registered holders for service of documents.

Transfer application form (54.8 kb)
Transfer application form (35.4 kb)

Use this form for application of approval of transfer.

Petroleum exploration permit application form (69.9 kb)
Petroleum exploration permit application form (45.9 kb) 

Use this form for an application for a petroleum exploration permit.

Guidelines

Title of formUse
Exploration on Aboriginal Freehold Land factsheet (1.6 mb)
Exploration on Aboriginal Freehold Land factsheet (260.6 kb)
Guidelines for applying for an exploration permit over aboriginal lands.

Exploration permit application assessment criteria (56.7 kb)
Exploration permit application assessment criteria (48.9 kb)

Guidelines for the assessment criteria for petroleum exploration permit applications.

Petroleum exploration permit application and conditions guideline (4.2 mb)

Petroleum exploration permit application and conditions guideline (4.3 mb) 

Guidelines for applying for a petroleum exploration permit.

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Last updated: 13 October 2017