The scientists say that fracking is safe if it’s properly regulated. Get the facts and make up your own mind.Learn more
Following extensive public consultation, the NT Government has significantly revised the proposed Regulations.Learn more
Onshore oil and gas developments in the Northern Territory can generate substantial economic activity and employment.Learn more
The Territory Government is committed to the onshore shale oil and gas industry in an environmentally safe and sustainable way.Learn more
Any oil and gas activity application must show that it will protect NT water resources before it is approved to start.
Shale gas is natural gas recovered from shale rock in the NT. It's the same gas that supplies Territorians with electricity.
There are potential areas for oil and gas resources across the NT.
The NT Government will not allow oil and gas exploration or production activity in some areas.