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What’s involved in developing an offshore wind farm?

Published: 19 October, 2023

The design, construction, transportation and installation of large structures offshore is…

Proposed Illawarra offshore renewables zone - Have your say

Published: 15 August, 2023

The Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Illawarra region in New South Wales has been identified by…

Updated Guidance for Feasibility Licence Applications now available

Published: 09 August, 2023

Updated guidance documents on the offshore renewables feasibility licence application and…

Australian Government declares offshore wind zone off the Hunter coast

Published: 12 July, 2023

Today, the Minister for Climate Change and Energy has declared an area in the Pacific Ocean off…

Consultation launched on new offshore wind zone in the Southern Ocean

Published: 28 June, 2023

The Australian Government has today announced a new consultation on a new offshore wind zone in the…

Information for fisheries stakeholders

Published: 06 June, 2023

The Offshore Infrastructure Regulator has published a new brochure for fisheries stakeholders. The…

Updated guidance on Authorisations for offshore infrastructure activities

Published: 25 May, 2023

The Authorisations for offshore infrastructure activities guideline has been updated following a…

Consultation opens for offshore wind industry off the Hunter

Published: 23 February, 2023

The Minister for Climate Change and Energy has today launched a consultation period on a new…

Australia’s first offshore wind area now open for feasibility licence applications

Published: 23 January, 2023

The Minister for Climate Change and Energy has released an invitation to apply for feasibility…

New guidance on OEI Act licensing and authorisations for offshore infrastructure activities

Published: 20 December, 2022

The Offshore Infrastructure Regulator has released new guidance to provide advice on compliance…

Australia's first offshore wind zone declared

Published: 19 December, 2022

Today, the Minister for Climate Change and Energy (the Minister) declared an area in the Bass…

New guidance to assist offshore renewables proponents

Published: 08 December, 2022

The Australian Government has publicly released the Guideline: Offshore Electricity Infrastructure…

Offshore Electricity Infrastructure Regulations now available

Published: 02 November, 2022

The Offshore Electricity Infrastructure Regulations 2022 and the Offshore Electricity…

Offshore renewables leadership forum

Published: 27 October, 2022

The Offshore Infrastructure Regulator, the Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment…

New guidance to assist offshore renewable energy proponents

Published: 11 October, 2022

The offshore renewables environmental approvals guidance has now been finalised following a public…

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