The ANP informs that the first Cycle of the Open Acreage was started with the approval by the Bidding Special Commission (CEL) of an offer guarantee accompanied by a interest declaration sent by a registered bidder. The public bidding session is scheduled for September 2019.
ANP announces changes in Annex XXII - Confidentiality Term of the Additional Technical Data Package of the Draft of the Tender Protocol of the Transfer of Rights Surplus Production Sharing Bidding Round, according to Notice of Amendment published in the Official Gazette of 01/07/2019. The new version of the Draft of the Tender Protocol is available for download here.
It was published on 05/17/2019 the ANP Resolution 785/2019 that governs the process of assignment of agreements for the exploration and production (E&P) of oil and natural gas, the constitution of guarantees on rights arising from these contracts and the change in the corporate control of concessionaires or contractors.
It was published on 05/17/2019 the new version of the Tender Protocol of the Open Acreage with the inclusion of 452 blocks and 14 areas with marginal accumulations, according to Notice in the Official Gazette (DOU).
6th Production Sharing Bidding Round - CNPE publishes Resolution No. 07/2019 amending CNPE Resolution 18/2018
On May 10, 2019, CNPE Resolution No. 07/2019 was published in the DOU, which amends CNPE Resolution 18/2018.
The ANP announces the postponement of the date of Public Hearing No. 10/2019 for May 17, at a time to be defined, according to the Notice of Amendment published in the Official Gazette (DOU), dated 05/07/2019.
The ANP informs that the Collegiate Board approved the final versions of the tender protocol and the agreement model for the 16th Bidding Round and forwarded them to the TCU, in accordance with TCU Directive nº 81/2018.
6th Production Sharing Bidding Round of Pre-Salt Areas – Published draft of the Tender Protocol and the draft of the Production Sharing Agreements
As announced in the Official Gazette (DOU) dated of April, 15, 2018, ANP has published the draft of the tender protocol and the draft of the production sharing agreements of the 6th Production Sharing Bidding Round. The files are available in Word and PDF extensions for download.
As announced in the Official Gazette (DOU) of 03/25/2019, the ANP published the draft tender protocol and draft of concession agreement for the 16th Bidding Round.
The ANP makes these documents available for public consultation until 09/04/2019. The public hearing will be held on 04/10/2019 at the auditorium of ANP, in Rio de Janeiro.
The date also marks the beginning of the registrations for the 16th Bidding Round and the electronic process for digital sending of documents via the Electronic Information System (SEI).
Click here to access the draft of the tender protocol, the draft of the concession agreement and all the information about the 16th Bidding Round.
Public Hearing nº 05/2019 and Technical Workshop - new version of the Tender Protocol of the Open Acreage
On February 25, 2019, Notice for the Public Hearing nº 05/2019 was published regarding the new version of Annex I of the Tender Protocol of the Open Acreage of blocks with exploratory risk and of areas with marginal accumulations for concession contracts for exploration or rehabilitation and production of oil and natural gas. The Public Hearing will be held on March 29, 2019, at 3:30 pm, in the auditorium of the ANP, located at Av. Rio Branco, nº 65, 13th floor, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ.
The event will be preceded by a Technical Workshop of the offered areas, from 1 pm to 3 pm. For more information about the Technical Workshop click here.
The National Council of Energy Policy (CNPE) published on 02/20/2019 in the Official Gazette (DOU) the CNPE Resolution 01/2019, which establishes the mandatory participation of Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) as operator in the production sharing contracts in the following areas offered in the 6th Production Sharing Bidding Round: Aram, Sudoeste de Sagitário and Norte de Brava.
Public Hearing No. 28/2018 - Minute Resolution that regulates the procedures for Assignment of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Agreements Processes
It was held on 12/11/2018 the Public Hearing No. 28/2018, whose main objective was to obtain subsidies and additional information on the Resolution draft of the Assignment of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Agreements, providing the interested parties and society the possibility of sending comments and suggestions, giving publicity, transparency and legitimacy to ANP's actions. To see the presentations, click here.
Public Consultation and Public Hearing N.28/2018 - Resolution Minute that regulates the procedures for the Agreements Assignment Processes
On 12/11/2018, 10 a.m., ANP shall promote the Public Hearing No. 28/2018. that aims to receive subsides and aditional information about the Minute of Resolution that regulates the procedutes to be adopted for the E&P Agreements Assignments processes ,the changes in corporate control, and of the creation of bonds as pledge of rights emerging from the E&P agreements.
The deadline for contributions for the Public Hearing is thirty (30) days;ANP will receive the contributions until 5p.m. of 12/05/2018.
The Public Hearing will held in the ANP's office auditorium, located at Avenida Rio Branco, No. 65, 13th floor - Centro - Rio de Janeiro.
To know the minute of resolution and to make the pre-accreditation, click here.
5th Production Sharing Bidding Round - Alteration of the the Local Content Clause of the Concession Agreement of the Block BM-C-36
ANP inform that was published on the Union Oficial Gazette dated September, 27th, 2018, the extract of the aditive term that change the Local Content Clause of the Concession Agreement of the block BM-C-36, in the terms of the CNPE Resolution No. 01/2018 and ANP Resolution No. 726/2018.
The alteration have effects upon the Production Sharing Agreement for the Southwestern of Tartaruga Verde block. In terms of the 25th Clause of the sharing production agreement, in case of change - via aditive term - of the Local Content of the Concession Agreement of the area next to that agreement , as the ANP Resolution Nº.726/2018 rules, the changes will be also applied to the this sharing agreement.
Click here to check out the CNPE Resolution No. 1/2018 (Portuguese only)
Click here to check out the ANP Resolution No. 726/2018 (Portuguese only)
The ANP announces that was released a new version of the Open Acreage Concession Offer Tender Protocol, with the inclusion of 10 blocks: 9 offshore in Campos Basin (C- M- 147, 173,201, 58, 99, 299, 334, 464 e 496) and 1 onshore in Recôncavo Basin (REC T 280)
The technical and economic parameters of the blocks are also available on the new version of the Tender Protocol of the Open Acreage Concession Offer, realeased on 09/10/2018, available in Word and PDF files.
5th Production Sharing Bidding Round of Pre-Salt Areas – Realeased the Tender Protocol and the Models of the Production Sharing Agreements
According to the communicated in the Union Official Gazette dated of August, 10th,2018, ANP has published the tender protocol and the production sharing agreements models of the 5th production sharing bidding round. The files are available in Word and PDF extensions for download.
Due the CNPE Resolution nº11/2018, and under determination of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the minimum of profit oil percentage for the Union were changed into the Saturno and Titã areas.
Click here to see the tender protocol and the production sharing agreements of the 5th production sharing bidding round.
On August 15, the ANP shall promote the Technical Seminar and Environmental and Legal-Fiscal Seminar. These two events will be held in the auditorium of ANP, located at Avenida Rio Branco, nº 65, 13th floor, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ. The Technical Seminar will start at 10:30 a.m. and the Environmental and Legal-Fiscal at 2:00 p.m. Accreditation will begin 30 minutes before each event.
It was published the tender protocol and the concession agreements of the Open Acreage Concession Offer, only in Portuguese.
The Public Hearing 08/2018 Summary and the worksheets with ANP deliberations about the contributions received for the Open Acreage Concession Offer are also available for consultation, only in Portuguese.