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3 August 2015
The application form for bids for Block Offer 2015 is now available.
9 July 2015
Reservations of Land from prospecting for metallic minerals have been put in place over parts of Nelson, Marlborough, Otago and Southland.
6 July 2015
Reservations from mineral permitting for the 2013 South Island Platinum tender have expired.
25 June 2015
The existing mineral reservation over the Kermadec and Colville Arcs will be extended until 2017.
15 May 2015
Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges has renewed the petroleum license for the Māui gas field for 21 years.
23 April 2015
Permits and applications can now be managed through New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals' new Online Permitting System.