ANPM

AUTORIDADE NACIONAL DO PETRÓLEO E MINERAIS TIMOR-LESTE

To be a leading petroleum and mineral regulatory authority in the region

ANPM

Legislation

Relevant Laws

– TLEA Below are the laws that relevant to the petroleum operation in the TLEA: No. Decree Law Type Download 1. Tax and Duties Law (Law No.8/2008) Tetun | Portuguese | English  2. Environmental Licensing (Decree Law No.5/2011)  Tetun | Portuguese | English 3. Petroleum Taxation Law (Law No. 8/2005) Tetun | Portuguese | English  4. Petroleum Fund […]

Downstream

The Decree Law No.20/2008 gives the mandate to the ANP to regulate the Downstream Activities. In 2012 the Government of Timor Leste passed the Decree Law No.1/2012 to enable the ANP all phases of Downstream Petroleum Activities in Timor-Leste encompassing supply, trading, transportation, storing, processing, and marketing of petroleum products in Timor-Leste. The Downstream Decree […]

TLEA

Timor-Leste Exclusive Area (TLEA) refers to the Territory of Timor-Leste as defined by the Petroleum Act (Law No.13/2005) of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste. This Law provides that the petroleum operation in the territorial sea, together with its exclusive economic zone and continental shelf where, by international law, Timor-Leste has sovereign rights for the purposes […]

JPDA

The Timor Sea Treaty entered between the Governments of Timor-Leste and Australia in 2002 established the Joint Petroleum Development Area (JPDA) in the Timor Sea. Under the Treaty Timor-Leste and Australia jointly control, manage and facilitate the exploration and exploitation of the petroleum resources in the JPDA for the benefits of the people of Timor-Leste […]