Petroleum Royalty


The NT Petroleum Royalty Overview (748.1 kb) outlines the administrative arrangements relating to the establishment, calculation and collection of petroleum royalties under the Petroleum Act 1984 (NT). The Overview also outlines the eligible costs for the purpose of calculating the amount of royalty payable.

Petroleum Royalty Reforms Discussion Paper released for consultation

The Northern Territory Department of Treasury and Finance is seeking written feedback on the key directions outlined in the Petroleum Royalty Reforms Key Direction Discussion Paper (730.7 kb).

The Discussion Paper seeks stakeholder feedback on the need to reform the current petroleum royalty regime and the preferred model for achieving reform.

Written submissions will be accepted until Friday 30 January 2015.

Comments should be sent by email to or by post to:

Director Revenue Development
Department of Treasury and Finance
GPO Box 154

Enquiries can also be directed to the Director Revenue Development at (08) 8999 5453 or to the email address above.

Petroleum Royalty Forms and Returns

Last updated: 18 April 2018