Oil and gas oportunities in Brazil.


The ANP presents the publication of the booklet "Oil and Gas Opportunities in Brazil 2017 - 2019 Bidding Rounds" that provides information on the areas for exploration and production to be offered in the 14th, 15th and 16th Bidding Rounds in the concession regime and also the areas of the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Pre-Salt Round, in the system of sharing of production.


Check the publication here.


2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds - Notification of Tender Protocol change.


Published: 10/19/2017


The ANP informs a change of tender protocols of the 2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Round to include the "w" in section 8.4, as follows:


"w) after announcing all blocks in the sequence provided in this tender protocol, CEL may reopen the deadline for the submission of bids for blocks that have not received any offer, following the procedure in this section."


Pursuant to section 12.3 of said tender protocols, this amendment may be challenged within a period of five (5) business days from the date of this publication.


Check here the change notice published in the Official Gazette.


2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds Offer Generator Program.


Published: 10/16/2017


Click to download the offer generator program of 2nd and da 3rd Production Sharin Bidding Rounds and know the instructions for completing the offers.


Public bidding session for the 14th Bidding Round.


Published: 9/27/2017


The ANP held the public session of presentation of the 14th Round of Bids on 9/27/2107.
287 blocks were offered in the sedimentary basins of Sergipe-Alagoas, Espírito Santo, Campos, Santos and Pelotas, and in the basins of Parnaíba, Paraná, Potiguar, Recôncavo, Sergipe-Alagoas and Espírito Santo, totaling an area of 122,622.40 km².


Check out the results here.


Published the ANP Resolution No. 698/2017, which establishes rules for the individualization of production.


Published: 9/12/2017


On September 8, 2017, the ANP Resolution No. 698/2017 was published, which amends ANP Resolution No. 25/2013 and establishes rules for the procedures for individualization of production in situations where the oil and natural gas deposits extend to non-contracted areas.


It should be noted that the blocks subject to the 2nd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds contain reservoirs that extend to areas under concession contracts, which, according to section 2 of the tender protocol, requires the adoption of a production individualization procedure (unitization) of oil and natural gas.


Check the publication here.


2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds - Published the draft tender protocols and the draft of production sharing agreements.


Published: 8/23/2017


It was published on the Federal Official Gazette 8/23/2015 the release of the tender protocols and the production sharing agreements of the 2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds.
Get to know the tender protocols and the production sharing agreements of the 2nd and 3rd Production Sharing Bidding Rounds.


The Public Hearing Summary 15/2017 and the worksheets with ANP deliberations about the contributions received for the 2nd Bidding Round and the 3rd Bidding Round are also available for consultation.


The ANP announces a change in the presentation of documents according to Decree No. 9.094 / 2017.


Published: 8/4/2017


The ANP announces that, pursuant to art. 9 of Decree 9,094 / 2017, the signature recognition and the authentication of copy of the documents issued in the Country are exempted to be presented to the ANP in the scope of the 14th Bidding Round. Except for the Power of Attorney for appointing accredited representatives provided in section 4.2.2 of the notice (Annex VI), due to the legal provision contained in art. 158 of Law 6,015 / 1973.


Bidding Round 2018-2019 - CNPE authorizes the next rounds.


Published: 5/24/2017


The National Energy Policy Council (CNPE), through Resolution 10/2017, published in the Federal Official Gazette on May 24, 2017, authorized the ANP to hold the 15th and 16th bidding rounds of block for exploration and production of oil and natural gas, as well as to tender areas returned to the Union, containing marginal accumulations of oil and natural gas, in the 5th and 6th bidding rounds of marginal field in the concession modality.


In addition, the ANP was authorized to detail the studies of the indicated prospects, in order to carry out the 4th and 5th bidding rounds of block under the Production Sharing regime.


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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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