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Consultation on cost recovery arrangements

Published: 14 June, 2024

The Offshore Infrastructure Regulator (OIR) is fully cost recovered through a combination of fees…

Preliminary information now available

Published: 13 May, 2024

The Offshore Infrastructure Regulator has released a suite of preliminary information materials to…

Grant of first feasibility licences

Published: 01 May, 2024

In a significant milestone for the Australian offshore renewables sector, the Minister for Climate…

Have your say on draft transmission and infrastructure licence guideline

Published: 23 April, 2024

The Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water (DCCEEW) is seeking feedback on…

Offshore renewables regulations – Have your say

Published: 12 April, 2024

The Australian Government has released an Exposure Draft of the Offshore Electricity Infrastructure…

Offshore renewables licence information disclosure

Published: 28 March, 2024

The Australian Government has made new regulations under the Offshore Electricity Infrastructure…

Offshore renewables and interactions with fisheries

Published: 20 March, 2024

Based on stakeholder feedback the OIR has updated its Offshore renewables and interactions with…

Offshore wind zone declared in the Southern Ocean

Published: 06 March, 2024

The Offshore Infrastructure Registrar is now accepting feasibility licence applications for…

A simple look at the regulatory process for commercial-scale offshore renewables

Published: 22 February, 2024

We have created an enhanced regulatory roadmap which focuses on commercial-scale offshore…

Consultation launched for Bunbury offshore wind zone

Published: 20 February, 2024

The Department of Climate Change, Energy the Environment and Water has begun public consultation on…

What are geotechnical investigations for offshore renewables?

Published: 13 February, 2024

Geotechnical investigations are typically conducted to inform the feasibility of project from a…

FAQs for offshore renewables

Published: 11 December, 2023

The OIR has developed a series of frequently asked questions: Frequently Asked Questions | OIR We…

Geophysical investigations for offshore renewables

Published: 24 November, 2023

What’s involved with geophysical investigations for offshore renewables? Geophysical investigations…

Updated guidance on offshore renewables environmental approvals

Published: 07 November, 2023

The offshore renewables environmental approvals guidance has been developed to support efficient…

Area proposed for offshore renewables within Bass Strait

Published: 24 October, 2023

The Department of Climate Change, Energy the Environment and Water (DCCEEW) is inviting feedback on…

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