This consultation ran from to
Seeking views on DECC's proposal to recover costs for issuing oil and gas consents.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) sought views on proposals to recover the costs of its services in issuing consents under:
- petroleum production licences
- offshore methane gas and carbon dioxide storage licences
- Pipeline Works Authorisations issued under Part III of the Petroleum Act 1998.
The consultation document gives a more detailed explanation of the nature of the consents we propose to charge for, a further explanation of the suggested methodology for calculating a fee, and indicative indications of what that fee may look like.