Action 16

Separation of regulation and promotion of industry


Ensure better separation of the auditing and compliance, and the promotion of the petroleum industry.

Lead agency
Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation
Target completion date
April 2019
Revised completion date
September 2019


30 September 2019

Government’s Policy Statement released in July 2019 confirms industry promotion and investment attractions are now the responsibility of the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation (JTSI). The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety remains the agency responsible for the regulation of the petroleum industry and will provide JTSI with any required geological, technical, and regulatory information. The agencies’ websites have been updated to reflect the change.

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