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It is anticipated these guidelines will be amended from time to time.
Joint Authority decisions guidelines
Offshore petroleum exploration guideline
Offshore petroleum guideline for grant and administration of a retention lease (updated October 2016)
Offshore petroleum guideline for pipeline facilities
Special prospecting authorities, access authorities and scientific investigation consent
Transfers and dealing related to petroleum titles
Guidelines for reporting and submission of offshore petroleum data
Commonwealth offshore petroleum sample submission standards
Cash bid exploration permit guideline
Declaration of location guideline
Greenhouse gas assessment permits—Requirements of bids and renewal applications
Greenhouse gas assessment permits—Assessment of bids and renewal applications
Greenhouse gas guideline work-bid assessment permits—Conditions and administration
Greenhouse gas guideline—Declaration of an identified GHG storage formation