The Lebanese Minister of Energy and water announced the opening of the new pre-qualification round for oil and gas companies interested in participating in the First Licensing Round Offshore Lebanon.

The opening date for submission of documents is the 2nd of February 2017 and the closing date of the submission is the 31st of March 2017.

The Lebanese Petroleum Administration will assess the applicants against a set of legal, financial, technical, and QHSE criteria.
As a result, the oil companies will be pre-qualified as Right-Holders Operators or as Right-Holders Non-operators depending on their capabilities.

Results of the prequalification round will be announced on the 13th of April 2017.

Interested companies wishing to submit their documents should consult the Pre-qualification Application Package.

Companies that have been already prequalified do not need to participate in the new prequalification round as they are eligible to participate in the bid round as long as they still meet the prequalification criteria.

For more information: info@lpa.gov.lb

Available documents for download: Pre-qualification Application Package