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Administered by: Industry, Innovation and Science
Published Date 27 Sep 2019

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Sections 226 and 708

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006

 

APPLICATION FOR VARIATION OF A PIPELINE LICENCE

 

I, STEVEN ROBERT TAYLOR, delegate of the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator, on behalf of the Commonwealth–Victoria Offshore Petroleum Joint Authority hereby give notice pursuant to sections 226 and 708 of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 that an application has been received from

 

Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd

(ABN 62 091 829 819)

 

BHP Billiton Petroleum (Bass Strait) Pty. Ltd.

(ABN 29 004 228 004)

 

 for the variation of Pipeline Licence VIC/PL39 in the offshore area of Victoria, as set out below.

 

Pursuant to subsection 226(3) of the Act, a person may make a written submission to the Titles Administrator about this application within 30 days from the date of this notice.

 

This notice takes effect on the day on which it appears in the
Australian Government Gazette.

 

Made under the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006

of the Commonwealth of Australia.

 

STEVEN ROBERT TAYLOR

 DELEGATE OF THE TITLES ADMINISTRATOR

ON BEHALF OF THE COMMONWEALTH–VICTORIA

OFFSHORE PETROLEUM JOINT AUTHORITY

 

 


 

APPLICATION FOR VARIATION OF

PIPELINE LICENCE VIC/PL39

 

 The application seeks to effect the following amendments to the licence:

1.      Update the start and end points for the pipeline licence and reflect the as-built coordinates, as per the below text and table.

ROUTE OF THE PIPELINE

The pipeline route is described in the table hereunder, commencing at the flange downstream of the Last Valve Off (LVO) at the West Tuna platform pig launcher, running to the Kipper subsea manifold and includes the 350mm piping in the manifold, then returning to the flange upstream of the First Valve On (FVO) on the West Tuna platform pig receiver.

Table of coordinates depicting route of pipeline VIC/PL39 commencing at Kipper Platform and terminating at West Tuna Platform.

 

2.      Update the existing Basis of Design (within Specifications) to make amendments to the design temperature for the pipeline.