Petroleum reserves data
This page details New Zealand’s petroleum reserves. It has been compiled using annual summary reports submitted by permit holders.
Timing of 2019 release
We plan to release NZ petroleum reserves as of 1 January 2019 in mid-June 2019. We will publish the oil and gas production profiles, remaining reserves and contingent resources, all by field.
In the Energy in NZ 2019 publication, we will include the full range of statistics on deliverability and activity. This is due to be published in September 2019.
Access the petroleum reserves data
You can access the petroleum reserves data as of January 2018 via the Excel file below.
Note: An inputting error led to some inaccurate 2C Resources data in the original version. This has been corrected.
Activity and other field data
Data on activity and other field data is included the Energy in New Zealand 2018 annual publication, which provides information on and analysis of New Zealand’s energy sector including statistics on supply, transformation, and demand.
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