Bidding Round 13


The National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP) issues notice to broad society and to economic agents the Basins and Sectors under study for the 13th Bidding Round of blocks for exploration and production of Oil and Natural Gas under concession regime.


The 13th Bidding Round may offer blocks under exploratory risks located in 10 Brazilian Sedimentary Basins, as such: Amazonas, Parnaiba, Potiguar (in-land), Recôncavo, Sergipe, Alagoas (offshore), Jacuípe, Camamu Almada, Espírito Santo (offshore), Campos and Pelotas.


The Bidding Round is estimated to take place this year, as per National Council on Energy Policy (CNPE) advisory to ANP in December 2014.


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1st Bidding Round for the Transport of Natural Gas


ANP announces that the schedule of the 1st Bidding Round for Transport of Natural Gas (Itaboraí-Guampimirim gas pipeline) is under evaluation, according to the communication sent by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) informing the need for Petrobras – the utilty hired in Public Call for Tender 01/2014 – to reschedule the beginning of its operations for October 2017.


Registrations to participate in the bidding round are still open.


Until the publication of the new schedule, the deadlines contained in the preliminary tender protocol are suspended.

General Information
Refunding of the Attendance Fees and Bid Warranty for the Eighth Round of Bidding

Procedures for classification of businesses in the Farm-in/Farm-out processes.

For the preparation of the future Licensing Rounds, the ANP shall receive suggestions about areas or blocks of interest.
The obligation of purchasing goods and services with domestic suppliers is a requirement for participation.
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