EXPIRED Petroleum Titles and Applications (NSW) Current as at 1 May 2018

This is a map detailing the expired petroleum titles in NSW. The impacted communities have been calling for these titles to be cancelled for many years. Santos is on record saying they have no plans to drill for gas on the Liverpool Plains. There has been no gas exploration activity in eleven of these twelve PELs for years and yet the Gov will not cancel them under the 'Use it or Lose it'.  https://resourcesandgeoscience.nsw.gov.au/miners-and-explorers/applications-and-approvals/current-titles-reports-applications-and-services/title-status-reports/Petroleum-TitlesCurrent-2018-05.pdf Minister Harwin was questioned on the issue in parliament by Jeremy Buckingham MP. The MINIMUM STANDARDS AND MERIT ASSESSMENT…continue reading →