In the 11th Landward Licensing Round, my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry will offer eight Petroleum Exploration and Development Licences (PEDLs) to seven companies, as set out below:
|Licence Number||Companies||Location (by county)|
|PEDL 125||Northern Petroleum (GB) Limited; Magellan Petroleum (NT) Pty Limited||Hampshire|
Location (by county)
|PEDL 126||Northern Petroleum (GB) Limited; Magellan Petroleum (NT) Pty Limited||Hampshire and West Sussex|
|PEDL 127||Roc Oil (UK) Limited||Norfolk|
|PEDL 128||Egdon Resources (UK) Limited||Lincolnshire|
|PEDL 129||Midmar Energy Onshore Limited||West Sussex|
|PEDL 130||Stag Energy Limited||Nottinghamshire|
|PEDL 131||Alkane energy UK Limited||Nottinghamshire|
|PEDL 132||Stag Energy Limited; Alkane Energy UK Limited||Nottinghamshire|
Where more than one company appears, then first-named will be the operator.
Each licence carries a work programme whose drilling component is a single-well 'Drill or Drop' commitment. Must also include seismic acquisition elements.