Regulatory issues in the underground sequestration and storage of CO2 in Australia

Project: Research

Project Details


This project is a scoping study that considers the legal issues pertaining to the sequestration and storage of CO2 in both onshore and offshore reservoirs in Australia. It considers legal issues arising both above ground (surface) as well as below ground in reservoirs, as well as issues operating the accessing of reservoirs through the well.
It is expected that this initial scoping study will lead to Collaborative projects with researchers and industry.
Short titleLegal issues surrounding carbon storage
Effective start/end date1/06/2131/05/22