Lands & Licenses

The Land and Licensing Department is responsible for meeting statutory requirements of land acquisition and issuance/renewal of various Licences.  Land acquisition, both temporary and permanent, can either be accomplished under the provisions of Land Acquisition Act 1894 or by direct negotiations with land owners. The process of acquisition is highly tedious and time consuming however efficient management and effective strategy of the department is facilitating the company to acquire land on economic terms and facilitate exploration and production operations

The department deals with civil administration, private land owners and revenue departments for land acquisition. Lands and Licences also maintains the record of all land permanently acquired by PPL for plants, wells and production facilities.

The department is responsible to acquire various licenses that company requires from various federal and provincial ministries/ departments for which staff interacts with federal and provincial ministries/ departments.