The Tender Protocol of the Open Acreage processo of exploration blocks and marginal oil fields for the celebration of the concession agreements for exploration or rehabilitation and oil and natural gas production brings up those offered areas, the rules and the procedures for participation.
The communication was published on the Official Gazette of Brazil in April 27th, 2018 and in the great circulation media/ newspapers.
The drafts of the concession agreements for exploration blocks and for the marginal oil fields are part of the Tender Protocol draft as well.
The National Energetic Policy Council – CNPE – through its 17th resolution, published on the Official Gazette dated of June 8th ,2017, authorized ANP to promote the bidding round for the relinquished fields, fields in relinquishment process, as well as the exploration blocks with discoveries that are relinquished back to ANP. Also, allowed ANP offer the areas that already were authorized by past CNPE resolutions, on past bidding rounds, excluded the pre-salt situated blocks or others in the considered strategic areas.
On 05/11/2018, CNPE Resolution No. 2/2018 was published. The resolution establishes Local Content guidelines in the round of bidding for exploratory blocks under the concession regime for the Permanent Offer.
These tools (tender protocol and concession agreement drafts) will pass through the public consulting and public hearing session, which means that corrections and improvements can be made before the final version.
The full contente of the drafts can be downloaded in the .docx and .pdf extensions, by clicling in the links bellow (portuguese only)
» Tender Protocol Draft*
Word Version (1.72 KB)
PDF Version (2.360 KB)
Most relevant changes made into the tender protocol draft - PDF version (273 KB)
Is posible to get copies of those documents at Bidding Round Promotion Superintendence – SPL – of ANP. Placed at Avenida Rio Branco, n.º65, 18th floor, Center, Rio de Janeiro- RJ, paying the GRU (Government Fee Form). The cost is R$ 16,83 (Sixteen Reais, eighty and three cents) for the tender protocol draft via and R$2,31 (Two reais, thirty and one cents) for the agreement concession draft of the exploration blocks and R$ 2,01 (two reais and one cent) for the agreement concession draft for the marginal oil fields.
The following data must be filled in the GRU:
» Unidade Gestora (UG): 323031;
» Gestão: 32205;
» Nome da Unidade: Escritório Central da ANP;
» Código do Recolhimento: 18855-7;
» Número de Referência: 48610.004191/2018-64;
» Leave blank the field 'Competência';
» In the field 'Vencimento', fill the date of payment DD/MM/YYYY
Other informations must be provide by the company.
To access and generate a GRU, go to:
*Update of the files due the postponement of the Public Hearing No. 08/2018 for June 20th, 2018, and the publication of the Tender Protocol and the Models of the Concessions Agreements for July 19th, 2018, in accordance with the decision of the Collegiate Board Meeting dated 05/24/2018, as published in the Union Official Gazette (DOU) 05/25/2018.