Look up original licences and licence reports for UK onshore, offshore and gas storage by block, company or licence number.
Getting a licence
You can go to the UK Oil Portal to apply online for onshore and offshore petroleum licences - and for changes to licences eg assignments and relinquishments (login required).
All the offshore licences have been migrated to the new portal licensing system
- Offshore licences by licence number
- Onshore licences by licence number
- Offshore licences by block
- Onshore licences by block
- Licences by company and block
- Licensee company information
- Company group lookup
- Offshore sub-area operators
- Licensing Offshore/Onshore Export Reports
Scanned licence documents
You can search for recent offshore, onshore or gas storage licences and licence reports by block or part block using our look-up menu (no login required).
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- Relinquishment/surrender reports: Seaward Production Licences
- Licence relinquishments 2003 to present