The Australian oil and gas industry publishes submissions, policy positions and reports on a range of key policy issues affecting the sector.  See the following submissions and reports produced by Australian Energy Producers below.


Latest Submissions


South Australia’s Energy and Mining Strategy (December)

[WA] State Infrastructure Strategy Draft for Public Comment (September)

Re: Inquiry into Intergenerational Challenges and Opportunities for the Western Australian Economy (August)

Report – Working Together: Protecting Our Marine Environment – August

WA Parliament Inquiry on Sexual Harrassment Against Women in the FIFO Mining Industry – August

Hydrogen Guarantee of Origin Scheme for Australia: discussion paper – August

Senate Inquiry into oil and gas exploration and production in the Beetaloo Basin – The Industry Research and Development (Beetaloo Cooperative Drilling Program) Instrument 2021 – July

Safeguard Rule Amendments in the National Greenhouse and Energy Report (Safeguard Mechanism) Amendment (Prescribed Production Variables Update) Rule 2021 – June

NSW Upper House Coal and Gas Legislation Amendment (Liverpool Plains) Bill  – June

2021 National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) Scheme Amendments – May

Government Decommissioning Bill – April

EPBC Standards and Assurance Bill – March

Productivity Commission Draft Report – National Water Reform – March

Letter on draft Residual Risk guideline – March

Corporate Emissions Reduction Transparency Report Consultation Paper – March

Review of the Regional Planning Interests RPI Act 2014 Assessment Process – March

Letter on Gasfields Commission Queensland project terms of reference – March

Australia’s Cleaner Energy Future – Australian Energy Producers Climate Change Policy Principles 3rd ed. – February

2021/2022 Federal Pre-Budget Submission – January

Statistics and information

Australian Energy Producers regularly monitors, collects and publishes the latest economic and statistical trends relating to the upstream oil and gas sector both domestically and globally.

Key statistics

Read the latest Key Statistics about the industry sourced and published by Australian Energy Producers each year:

Health, Safety & Environment statistics

Tax and commercial