• NSW Gas Plan

    The NSW Gas Plan is the Government's public statement of intent to deliver a high performing petroleum industry, with reasonable and consistent regulation that is rigorously enforced.

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  • Aquifer interference policy

    Aquifers are underground geological structures of rock, sand or gravel through which water passes slowly. This policy sets out the requirements for assessing the impacts of aquifer interference activities on water resources.

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  • Community consultation
  • CSG well integrity

    A practical guide for titleholders on how to comply with a condition of title for CSG exploration, extraction or production, to ensure that well operations are carried out safely, without risk to health and without detriment to the environment.

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  • Coal seam gas fracture stimulation
  • Strategic regional land use policy
    This policy aims to better manage the potential conflicts arising from the proximity of mining and coal seam gas activity to our high quality agricultural land, in some parts of the state.

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  • Improved Management of Exploration Regulation

    Improved Management of Exploration Regulation (IMER) reforms were phased in on 1 July 2015. IMER offers a complete overhaul of NSW exploration regulation, with tough new streamlined rules across all types of exploration activities.

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