Alert: Notifications and correspondence during COVID-19 restrictions

We are operating at reduced capacity due to the COVID 19 Alert Level Two requirements. Find out more about how to correspond and notify us during this time.

Drilling contractors of non-production installations and permit operators of production installations or who manage or control well operations must notify us at certain times.

Under the Health and Safety at Work (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2016, drilling contractors of a non-production  installation, permit operators of a production installation, or permit operators who manage or control well operations, must notify WorkSafe about certain Petroleum Well Operations.

Our Petroleum notifications: Quick guide explains when notifications are required, and how you can notify us.

Notice of well operations (PDF 61 KB)