Onshore Gas in the Northern Territory

Building a productive onshore gas industry that protects our unique environment and delivers local jobs

Implementation and progress

A plan for implementing the recommendations from the Final Report of The Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing (Final Report) was released on 17 July 2018.

The focus of the Implementation Plan is to strengthen regulation, ensure industry is accountable for its practices, safeguard water and the environment, respect community and culture, maximise the benefits and opportunities available to local businesses and communities, and ensure planning for future.

View implementation plan View progress Regulatory Reform Independent Oversight Preparing for Exploration - Booklet Community and Business Reference Group

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