Moratorium imposed on the processing of applications in respect of Petroleum Exploration and Production
CCI wishes to draw your attention to the following notice:
The Minister of Mineral Resources published a notice imposing a moratorium under section 49(1) of the MPRDA, on the processing of all new applications for reconnaissance permits, technical co-operation permits, exploration rights and production rights with effect from 1 February 2011. The designated areas for the aforesaid moratorium are depicted on the plan attached to the Notice as Annexure A.
Existing applications for technical co-operation permits, exploration rights and/or production rights received before the date of publication of the Notice, will not be affected.
Notice No: 54 GG: 33988 Date: 01/02/2011
A copy of the above mentioned notice and Annexure A can be viewed on our website.