OMV GSB marine discharge application lodged and complete

22 March 2019

On 14 February 2019, OMV GSB Limited (OMV GSB) lodged an application with us for marine discharge consent.

The application is for a publicly notified marine discharge consent to discharge harmful substances from the deck drains of one or more Mobile Offshore Drilling Units in the Great South Basin, offshore Otago. 

On 14 March 2019, we determined that OMV GSB’s application documents are complete. 

We now have until 10 April 2019 to publicly notify OMV GSB’s application. Once notified, the public will have 30 working days to make a submission on the application. 

Once the submission period opens, you will find all the information relating to the application under the Public Consultations section of our website. 

You can contact us about OMV GSB’s application on 0800 463 697 or at