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Welcome to the NZP&M's online permitting system

You can use the system to

  • Search the public register for (at bottom of page, No Login Required):
    • Minerals and petroleum permits
    • Current applications for new permits or changes to existing ones
    • Newly Available Acreage (NAA) and Tender contest rounds that are currently open
  • Run Quick Reports (see top right of screen) including
    • Permit List: A list of all permits ever granted
    • Permit Applications: A list of all permit applications ever accepted for evaluation
    • Change Applications: A list of all changes to existing permits ever accepted for evaluation
  • For instructions on using any of these features follow the link to Public Search

  • Manage your existing permits, including (if logging for the first time register to do this here, otherwise log in with RealMe®):
    • Apply for changes
    • Apply for a new permit
    • Submit an Annual Summary Return or an Energy Resource Levy
    • View fees for a permit
    • View upcoming obligations report for a permit
  • Apply for a new permit (Realme® login required):
    • New permit applicants who have no existing permits or applications with NZP&M only

Search the public register


Since Dec-18 the Online Permitting System requires you to be an active contact listed on the Permit to submit an ASR return. This is to ensure we receive information from an authorised person.
It means if you are not an active contact, you will need to send the relevant form to , even if you have submitted a return on a previous year.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

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