Open Door Licensing

Offshore areas

The area offshore West Greenland offered for exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons under this Open Door Procedure is situated south of 63°00’N and west of 42°30’W. The part of the offered area extending east of the southern tip of Greenland has 60°00’N as the northern limit. Offshore areas within the Greenlandic baseline are not offered.

Onshore areas

Onshore areas for exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons under the Open Door Procedure are offered in Jameson Land, East Greenland, within the area delineated by the following coordinates:

1: 71°45'N, 25°00'W

2: 71°45'N, 22°20'W

3: 70°25'N, 22°20'W

4: 70°25'N, 25°00'W

The Open Door Letter of Invitation can be downloaded here.

For More information please contact:

GOVERNMENT OF GREENLAND
Bureau of Minerals and Petroleum
P.O. Box 930
DK-3900 Nuuk
Greenland
Phone: +299 346800
Fax: +299 324302
e-mail: bmp[at]gh[dot]gl
web site: www.bmp.gl

The offshore and the onshore areas that are offered under the Open Door Procedure are shown on the map below.

THE ONLY NATIONAL OIL COMPANY ONLY IN THE ARCTIC

On behalf of the Greenland Self-Government NUNAOIL participates in every license in Greenland.

Carries out open acreage evaluations and prospect assessments.

Strong focus on mitigating exploration, physical and logistic risks especially by the use of technology and building alliances.