In detail:

  • the main activities in the Upstream sector conducted by Eni in Australia are concentrated in the conventional and deep offshore for the production of oil and natural gas
  • Eni offices and contacts in Australia


Eni has been present in Australia since 2001. In 2017, Eni’s production of oil and natural gas averaged 22 kboe/d. Activities are focused on conventional and deep offshore fields, over a developed and undeveloped acreage of 16,707 square kilometers (11,061 square kilometers net to Eni).

The main production blocks in which Eni holds interests are WA-33-L (Eni’s interest 100%) and JPDA 03-13 (Eni’s interest 10.99%). In the appraisal and development phase, Eni holds interests in NT/RL8 (Eni’s interest 100%) and NT/RL7 (Eni’s interest 65%). In addition, Eni holds interest in 6 exploration licenses, of which 1 in the JPDA.


In 2017, Eni acquired a 32.5% interest of the Evans Shoal gas field in the NT/RL7 offshore license in the northern Australia, nearby the Darwin liquefaction gas plant. The mineral potential of discovery is estimated approximately 8 Tcf of gas in place. The agreement received all necessary approvals.

Following this acquisition Eni retains the operatorship with a 65% interest.

Exploration and production activities in Australia are regulated by concession agreements, whereas in the cooperation zone between Timor Leste and Australia (Joint Petroleum Development Area - JPDA) they are regulated by PSAs.

Offices & contacts

Eni Australia Limited
Eni JPDA 03-13 Limited
Eni Australia B.V.

Perth Office
Eni House 226 Adelaide Terrace Perth WA 6000
PO Box 6862 East Perth WA 6892
Tel. (0061) 9 320 1111

Darwin Office
Lever 8 NT House
22 Mitchell Street Darwin NT 0800
GPO Box 82, Darwin NT 0801
Tel. (0061) 08 8980 2700
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