(1) This section applies to—
(a) a special petroleum exploration permit; or
(b) a petroleum retention lease; or
(c) an infrastructure licence; or
(d) a pipeline licence—
if the permit, lease or licence is granted subject to a condition that works or operations specified in the permit, lease or licence are to be carried out.
(2) The registered holder of the permit, lease or licence must begin to carry out those works or operations within—
(a) 180 days after the day on which the permit, lease or licence comes into force; or
(b) such longer period as the Minister allows.