Petroleum licence

To run a business where petrol is stored for dispensing directly into the fuel tank of an internal combustion engine - or where large amounts of petrol are stored for private use - you need a licence.

Regulation summary

A summary of the eligibility criteria for this licence

Conditions of licence

Petroleum (Consolidation) Act 1928 – Conditions of Licence (PDF 155kb)


Click here for a full list of licence fees

How to apply

You can apply online.

Apply for a licence to store petroleum

Tell us about a change to your existing petroleum licence

Apply to renew your existing petroleum licence

Tacit consent

It is in the public interest that we must process your application before it can be granted. If you have not heard from us within 14 days please contact us.

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