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Block Offer 2016: Deed of guarantee template now available

25 July 2016
The deed of guarantee template for bids for Block Offer 2016 is now available.

Aeromagnetic surveys in Otago and Canterbury

19 July 2016
NZP&M’s aeromagnetic survey project is set to start in northern Otago/southern Canterbury.

Petroleum & minerals fees out for consultation

12 July 2016
MBIE has gone out for consultation about proposed changes to petroleum and minerals fees.

Block Offer 2016: IFB updated

3 June 2016
The Invitation for Bids (IFB) for Block Offer 2016 has been updated, making some wording changes to the original document.

South Island aeromagnetic survey update

31 May 2016
NZP&M’s aeromagnetic survey project is progressing well with the Nelson/Marlborough section now completed.

Minerals permit processing reports to be published quarterly

3 May 2016
New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals are publicly releasing quarterly reports on processing times for minerals permits.