SUBJECT : INVITATION TO SUBMIT APPLICATION FOR PETROLEUM CONCESSIONS FOR EXPLORATON BLOCKS ONSHORE, IN THE GULF OF THAILAND AND IN THE ANDAMAN SEA
The Ministry of Energy wishes to invite petroleum companies to submit applications for concession rights in petroleum exploration and production of 82 exploration blocks located onshore, in the Gulf of Thailand , and in the Andaman Sea . Detailed descriptions of the exploration areas open for applications are shown in Map No. P91/2005 as appeared in Attachment 1 annexed hereto. The geological constant factors and special reductions of each exploration block are shown in Attachment 2.
Any interested company may apply for such rights in accordance with the following rules, procedures, and conditions:
1 QUALIFICATIONS OF THE APPLICATIONS
2 PROCEDURES IN THE CONCESSION APPLICATION
3 RULES IN CONSIDERATION OF THE APPLICATION
4. RESERVE OF RIGHTS AND OTHERS
Any company interested in obtaining the right to explore for and produce petroleum in the areas mentioned above is invited to submit its application, together with an application fee of 10,000 Baht per application to the Department of Mineral Fuels, Ministry of Energy, during office hours.
For further information, please contact the Director, Bureau of Petroleum Operation and Coordination, Department of Mineral Fuels, Shinawatra Tower III, 25th Floor, 1010 Viphavadi-Rangsit Road, Bangkok 10900 , THAILAND , tel. (662) 791-8361 or fax. (662) 791-8369 during office hours, or visit our website, www.dmf.go.th
Given on this 1 st day of July B.E. 2548 (2005).
(Mr. Viset Choopiban)
Minister of Energy
This English translation was prepared by officers of the Ministry of Energy. Although care was taken to render the translation as reliable as possible, it does not carry any legal authority. Only the original text in Thai has legal force.