This consultation ended 25 September 2018.

Consultation period:
3 July 2018 to 25 September 2018
Last updated:

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

Following the Wales Act 2017 Welsh Ministers will take over responsibility for licensing onshore petroleum extraction from the UK Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) on the 1st October 2018.

Consultation description

We want your views on our draft policy towards petroleum extraction in Wales and on the evidence that has informed the draft policy.

Consultation documents

Consultation document

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Unconventional Oil and Gas: Community Impacts from Transportation Activities in Wales

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Public Health Wales’ initial view of the available evidence on unconventional oil and gas

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Welsh Government Oil and Gas Evidence Programme: Decommissioning, Site Restoration and Aftercare

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Socio-economic Impact of Unconventional Gas in Wales - Cardiff Business School

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Socio-economic Impact of Unconventional Gas in Wales

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A Study of Potential Unconventional Gas Resource in Wales

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Advice to the Welsh Government on Coalbed Methane (CBM) from the Committee on Climate Change

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Study of the potential impact of onshore Coal Bed Methane production in Wales with regard to environmental, social and economic factors

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