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Directive 94/22/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the conditions for granting and using authorizations for the prospection, exploration and production of hydrocarbons.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
1994
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Mineral resources
Keyword
Oil Exploration Mining Continental shelf Authorization/permit
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

Member States retain the right to determine the areas within their respective territories to be made available for the exercise of the activities of prospecting, exploring for and producing hydrocarbons. On the other hand, Member States shall ensure that authorizations to carry out the activities above-mentioned are granted following a procedure in which all interested entities may submit applications (principle of non discrimination). Further provisions regard the overall conditions under which

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References - Legislation

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Regional Act No. 14 regulating the prospection, cultivation, transport and storage of liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons and geothermal resources of the Sicilian Region. Implementation of Directive 94/22/EC.

Legislation | Italy | 2000

Keyword: Oil, Minerals, Exploration, Mining, Transport/storage, Continental shelf, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 625 implementing Directive 94/22/EC on the conditions for granting and using authorizations for the prospection, exploration and production of hydrocarbons.

Legislation | Italy | 1996

Keyword: Mining, Continental shelf, Transport/storage, Exploration, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Mining Act (Act No. XLVIII of 1993).

Legislation | Hungary | 1993 (2013)

Keyword: Mining, Concession, Exploration, Policy/planning, Royalties/fees, Soil rehabilitation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Hydrocarbons) (Prospection, Exploration and Production) Regulations, 1998 (S.I. No. 77 of 1998).

Legislation | Ireland | 1998

Keyword: Oil, Exploration, Mining, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Danish subsoil exploitation (No. 889 of 2007).

Legislation | Denmark | 2002 (2007)

Keyword: Oil, Mining, Transport/storage, Continental shelf, Exploration, Basic legislation, Enforcement/compliance, Internal trade, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Danish subsoil exploitation ((No. 526 of 2002).

Legislation | Denmark | 1995 (2002)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Oil, Mining, Transport/storage, Continental shelf, Exploration, Internal trade, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hydrocarbons (Prospection, Exploration and Exploitation) Regulations, 2007 (P.I. 51/2007).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2007

Keyword: Access right, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Authorization/permit, Exploration, Liability/compensation, Minerals, Contract/agreement, Mining

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Hydrocarbons (Prospection, Exploration and Exploitation) Law, 2007 (Law No. 4(I)/2007).

Legislation | Cyprus | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Access right, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Authorization/permit, Continental shelf, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, EIA, Exploration, Institution, Liability/compensation, Minerals, Offences/penalties, Mining

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Mining Law.

Legislation | Slovenia | 2010

Keyword: Exploration, Mining, Authorization/permit, Basic legislation, Minerals

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Geological and Mining Act.

Legislation | Poland | 2011

Keyword: Basic legislation, Mining, Liability/compensation, Exploration, Offences/penalties, Institution, Authorization/permit, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention, Hazardous waste, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cabinet Regulation No. 942 of 2009 on State Fee for the Production of Hydrocarbons

Legislation | Latvia | 2009

Keyword: Royalties/fees, Oil, Natural gas, Procedural matters, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX