Release Areas and Geology
To assist explorers in their analysis of the 2013 release areas, this section contains technical information including analysis of petroleum prospectivity and geological settings associated with the release areas, geological data and well listings, shapefiles and General and Special Notices advising of third party considerations for integration into bid development. Information on bidding and assessment requirements is also provided.
Information in this section is presented by Basin and Sub-basin – this is accessible by either selecting the area of interest on the map below or via the table at the bottom of the page.
- Information on bidding and assessment PDF 221 kB DOCX 143 kB
- This document describes the process for bidding on acreage in the 2013 Acreage Release. It also includes useful information such as bid checklists and closing dates.
- 2013 Acreage Release Special Notices PDF 164 kB DOCX 160 kB
- This document outlines the obligations of offshore petroleum explorers and the rights and interests of others that may apply to the 2013 offshore petroleum exploration acreage release areas.
- 2013 Acreage Release shapefiles ZIP 22 kB