New Zealand Petroleum and Minerals leads and actively manages the government's petroleum and minerals portfolio.

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Land available for minerals applications

A fortnightly report that provides notification of land available for mineral permit applications. Offering timely information on new minerals opportunities across New Zealand.

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Exploration Database maintenance outage

The Exploration Database will be unavailable for 4 hours from 7pm, Wednesday 22 July due to maintenance work. All other online tools and systems will remain available during this time.