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To report a serious incident to DEM, as required by Section 85(2) of the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Act 2000, licensees should contact the serious incident reporting hotline on: (08) 8463 6666.

The Facts - about offshore oil and gas in South Australia

 13 Jun 2019  Petroleum

A public information guide outlining the opportunities and concerns associated with offshore drilling for...

PACE Gas

 05 Jun 2019  Petroleum, PACE Gas

PACE Gas Rounds 1 and 2 at a glanceGrant operators - Santos, Senex, Strike,...

South Australia Cooper and Otway basins acreage release

 27 May 2019  MER, Cooper Basin, Otway Basin, Exploration, Acreage release, Petroleum, oil, gas

The Minister for Energy and Mining, Dan van Holst Pellekaan, has announced new acreage...

Review: Criteria for Classifying the level of Environmental Impact of Regulated Activities

 28 Mar 2019  MER, Energy Resources

Criteria for classifying the level of environmental impact of regulated activities: requirement under Part...

Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery in South Australia

 10 Jan 2019  MER, Energy Resources, Collaboration

The Energy Resources Division of the Department for Energy and Mining (DEM-ERD) acknowledge there...

Premier's Awards recognise excellence in energy and mining in South Australia

 01 Dec 2018  Diversity, innovation, working with communities

South Australia’s energy, resources and supply chain companies have been praised for excellence in...

Roundtable for Oil and Gas - November 2018 Meeting

 28 Nov 2018  MER, Petroleum

Presentations, action items arising from the breakout discussions and minutes have been added to...

Invitation for Public Comment - Statement of Environmental Objectives

 21 Nov 2018  Petroleum, Production, Statement of Environmental Objectives, Consultation, Otway, Limestone Coast

All regulated activities conducted under the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Act 2000 (PGE Act)...

10 Year Moratorium on Fracture Stimulation in the Limestone Coast Region of South Australia

 26 Oct 2018  MER, Petroleum, Fracture Stimulation, Fracking, Fracc, Fraccing, South East, Limestone Coast, Moratorium, Well, Gas, Unconventional

The Petroleum and Geothermal Energy (Ban on Hydraulic Fracturing) Amendment Bill 2018 was proclaimed...

Environmental Values of the Cooper-Eromanga Basin

 20 Sep 2018  MER, Minerals

Following the completion of a Flora and fauna communities of the Cooper-Eromanga Basin study...