The National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) was established on 1 January 2012, and is a function provided by the Department of Industry.

NOPTA administers titles, undertakes data and resource management, and provides technical advice to the Joint Authority.

NOPTA's offices are in Perth and Melbourne.

What's new at NOPTA

02 Apr—Wells and survey activity, open-file offshore metadata

Updated metadata for offshore wells and surveys and details of offshore data made open-file since 1 January 2012 are now available …

11 Mar—Intended open-file releases Mar to Dec 2015

Updated details of intended releases for this period are now available. This is a preliminary list based upon release and completion dates presently held by Geoscience Australia and NOPTA, and is provided as a guide only. The Titles Administrator or his delegate will make a decision on the release of data once the relevant day has passed. Enquiries relating to the activities listed for future release should be directed to data@nopta.gov.au.