Initial policy development underway.
That prior to the grant of any further production approvals, the Government enacts provisions establishing a chain of responsibility for gas companies and related parties to ensure compliance with environmental obligations.
To be completed by end December 2021.
Department of the Chief Minister and Cabinet
Action item update
The Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security has commenced preparing drafting instructions for a Bill to amend the Environment Protection Act 2019 to deliver effective chain of responsibility legislation in the Northern Territory.