(1) A greenhouse gas titleholder commits an offence if the titleholder:
(a) undertakes a geophysical or geological survey in a title area; and
(b) does not give the Titles Administrator a survey acquisition report and all survey acquisition data within:
(i) for a 2-dimensional seismic survey--12 months after the day that the acquisition of the data is completed; or
(ii) for a 3-dimensional seismic survey--18 months after the day that the acquisition of the data is completed; or
(iii) for any other type of survey--6 months after the day that acquisition of the data is completed; or
(iv) if the Titles Administrator authorises the titleholder to give the report and data within another period--the other period.
Penalty: 50 penalty units.
(2) In this regulation:
"survey acquisition data" means:
(a) for a seismic survey--each type of data mentioned in an item in Part 1 of Schedule 3:
(i) presented on a medium and in a format specified in the item; or
(ii) presented on another medium or in another format that the Titles Administrator has authorised the greenhouse gas titleholder to use; or
(b) for any other type of survey--each type of data mentioned in an item in Part 2 of Schedule 3 and presented in accordance with subparagraph (a)(i) or (ii).
"survey acquisition report" means a report that includes:
(a) the name of the survey; and
(b) the title under which the survey was conducted; and
(c) the name of the titleholder; and
(d) the name of the contractor that conducted the survey; and
(e) the name of the vessel or aircraft that conducted the survey; and
(f) a map of where the survey was conducted; and
(g) the dates on which the survey started and ended; and
(h) details of all data acquisition equipment and systems used; and
(i) details of all positioning and navigation equipment and systems used; and
(j) the number of lines of data acquired in the survey and the number of data acquisition points along each line; and
(k) navigation data for the survey, in the form of:
(i) for a 2-dimensional survey--line ends and bends; or
(ii) for a 3-dimensional seismic survey--a full fold polygon outline; or
(iii) for other 3-dimensional surveys--a polygon outline; and
(l) the geometry of the acquisition parameters; and
(m) the results of any onboard data processing; and
(n) the results of any system tests, calibrations and diagnostics.