Law School

Regulation of Shale Gas Operations Seminar


Short Course Details


  • 11 March 2015 - 5.15pm-6.30pm


  • $88.00 (incl GST)
  • $55.00 (inc GST) - AMPLA members



This seminar will explore the regulation of shale gas operations, taking an international perspective on the licencing terms for shale gas and coal bed methane, the environmental issues and the commercial (joint operating agreement) and policy settings.

The course will be led by John Chandler - Associate Director, Centre for Mining, Energy and Natural Resources Law; Professor Terrance Daintith - editor of the standard work on United Kingdom oil and gas; Professor Alastair Lucas - leading Canadian energy lawyer who has written widely on environmental policy and law.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

WA legal practitioners - 1 CPD point. 0.5 in Legal Skills and Practice (Competency Area 1) and 0.5 in Ethics/Professional Responsibility (Competency Area 2).


The Centre for Mining, Energy and Natural Resources Law
Co-Director: Professor John Chandler, (08) 6488 1907, Email
Administrative Officer: Jennifer Rhodes, (08) 6488 2995, Email

Visit the Centre's webpage for the full list of 2014 CPD activities and the latest news.


Before registration closing date - an administrative charge of 20% of registration will be deducted
After registration closing date and up to one day before the event - a cancellation fee of 50% will apply
No refund is available for non-attendance