Forms & templates

Application forms and some data submissions can be submitted to NOPTA electronically. All submission addresses can be found on the submission addresses page.

The NEATS Industry Portal may be used as an alternative form of lodgment.

Currently the following applications are available to lodge online through the NEATS industry portal for all title types:

  • application for approval and registration of transfer of title
  • application for approval and registration of dealing
  • application for approval and registration of change in name of company.

For Exploration Permits only the following applications are available to lodge online through the industry portal:

  • application for exemption from compliance with condition(s) of title
  • application for suspension of condition(s) of title
  • application for suspensions of condition(s) of title and Extension of Term of Title
  • application for variation of condition(s) of title
  • application for work program credit of condition(s) of title.

Generally, applications submitted electronically through the NEATS Industry Portal do not require a hard copy to also be submitted, except in the following circumstances:

  • transfer application where the original (plus copy) instrument of transfer (in the prescribed form), executed by all parties to the transfer must be sent to NOPTA
  • dealing application where the original (plus copy) instrument evidencing the dealing and supplementary instrument (if applicable) must be sent to NOPTA.

For further information on NEATS, including how to register for the NEATS Industry Portal, see NEATS Info.

Please note: Acreage release (work-bid exploration permits and cash-bid exploration permits) are to be submitted in the approved form as outlined in the relevant Gazette Notice.

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