Welcome to the Department for Energy and Mining – Energy Resources Division

We manage South Australia’s petroleum, hydrogen transport, carbon capture storage and geothermal energy resources, facilitating sustainable exploration, development and production that is part of the transformation economy

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Roundtable for Oil & Gas

Formed in 2010, the Roundtable has more than 2,250 representatives from over 1,150 organisations including industry, governments, environmental groups, First Nations people, and research institutions. It provides a forum for members to help inform the Government of South Australia on the planned directions paper, oil and gas strategy and the new expanded Roadmap of onshore and offshore oil and gas projects. Membership of the Roundtable is free and open to all.

Fast Facts

Our Fast Facts page aims to provide the public with easily accessible and comprehensive information about Energy Resources activities, including Departmental brochures and fact sheets, and non-Departmental guides.

Serious Incident Reporting

To report a serious incident to DEM, as required by Section 85(2) of the Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Act 2000, licensees should contact the serious incident report hotline on: (08) 8463 6666. In the event the number is unattended, please record a message and DEM will return the call as soon as practicable.

South Australian Resources Information Gateway

An online web application enabling users to search, view and download information relating to mineral, petroleum and geothermal exploration in South Australia.