After thorough consideration of the applications made in the 27th Offshore Oil and Gas Licensing Round, John Hayes, the Energy Minister, is pleased to be able to announce an initial tranche of offers of 167 Production Licences covering 330 blocks.
Full details of the offers can be found below:
DETAILS OF the offer of awards
MAPS OF SEAWARD ACREAGE OFFERED
INFORMATION AND GUIDANCE
The Crown Estate has significant interest in the offshore area which could potentially affect exploration and development proposals. Please see the link below for further information.
Some areas of UK controlled waters may be designated as Special Areas of Conservation. There is a map showing these areas, and a contact point for further information, in the link below. Potential Applicants are advised to take particular notice of the Special Areas of Conservation.
27th round guidance