Department of Mineral Resources and Energy
Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Regulations have been amended.
The mineral resources and energy department published the amendment in Government Gazette 46673 in terms of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act.
A new sub-regulation (1) on applications for permission, right or permit is inserted into Regulation 2.
Reference to “area, blocks or block” in terms of regional managers to which applications must be submitted is inserted.
Applications can also be submitted to the Petroleum Agency of South Africa’s official website.
The amendment came into effect on the date of publication.