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

 

NUNAOIL A/S is the national oil company of Greenland.

We participate in exploration and exploitation licences on the greenlandic continental shelf on behalf of Greenland’s selfgovernment.

As a centrally situated partner we can facilitate cooperation and coordination across licences.

Our job within the licences is especially focused on exploration in such a way as to ensure that exploration is carried out with high focus on safety and environment as well as ensuring the best possible way of exploring the hydrocarbon potential of Greenland.