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Geothermal and greenhouse gas rents

Annual rent is payable on most resource authorities. It is important that you pay your rent by the due date or penalties may apply.

Due date

The due date is 31 August for the rental year starting from 1 September to 31 August the following year.

Late payment penalty

Geothermal tenures

Late payments attract a civil penalty of at least $1,000, subject to a maximum of 15% of the prescribed rent.

Greenhouse gas tenures

An additional amount of 15% of the rent is payable if rent is not paid by the due date.

Rental rates

Resource authority Rental rate
EPG (exploration permit geothermal) {{ pass_35422 }} per sub-block
GL (geothermal lease) {{ pass_35423 }} per km2
EPQ (greenhouse gas permit) {{ pass_3544 }} per sub-block
QL (greenhouse gas lease) {{ pass_35445 }} per km2
DAQ (greenhouse gas data acquisition authority) {{ pass_35446 }} per sub-block

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