Offshore oil and gas decommissioning: enhanced framework

Closes 22 Jan 2021

Privacy Collection Statement

The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is conducting a consultation on its Paper, Enhancing Australia’s Decommissioning Framework, for Australia’s offshore oil and gas industries, to inform how the decommissioning framework will be implemented, including possible legislative and policy changes. Consultation responses will be kept confidential and will not be published.

The department is bound by the Australian Privacy Principles outlined in Schedule 1 of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), which regulates how we may collect, use, disclose and store personal information. The department respects your rights to privacy under the Privacy Act and we comply with all the Privacy Act’s requirements in respect of collection and management of your personal information.

Through your responses, the department may collect your personal information, including your name, email address and, if applicable, your organisation and job title. This information may be accessed by departmental and ministerial staff who are involved with policy development and implementation of the framework.

Personal Information will be stored and held in accordance with the department’s obligations under the Archives Act 1983 (Cth). Personal Information obtained will only be used and disclosed for the purposes outlined above and will not be used or disclosed without your consent, except where authorised or required by law. For further information, please refer to the department’s privacy policy.

If you have an enquiry or request relating to your personal information, please email


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