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Government opens consultation for Block Offer 2016

3 September 2015
Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges has opened consultation on the proposed Petroleum Block Offer 2016.

Guidelines for Minerals permit applications now available

3 September 2015
Operational guidelines for minerals sector applications, requirements and obligations are now available.

Block Offer 2015: Deed of guarantee template now available

31 August 2015
The deed of guarantee template for bids for Block Offer 2015 is now available.

Going to AusIMM? NZP&M is running workshops you need

27 August 2015
Our team of experts will be presenting a workshop looking at NZP&M’s key systems.

Block Offer 2015: Application form now available and IFB updated

3 August 2015
The application form for bids for Block Offer 2015 is now available.

Reservation of Land from prospecting permits

9 July 2015
Reservations of Land from prospecting for metallic minerals have been put in place over parts of Nelson, Marlborough, Otago and Southland.