Chevron Australia Pty Ltd (“CAPL”) is the operator and a participant in joint ventures related to the Wheatstone Project in Western Australia. As operator, CAPL acts on behalf of all joint venture partners, (including “foreign principals”) to influence government processes, decisions and outcomes relating to the Wheatstone Project.
CAPL’s parliamentary lobbying activities relate to a range of political or government decisions including, but not limited to,
• Policy decisions such as taxation, climate policy, environmental policy, energy policy, petroleum titles
• Legislative processes, including making written or oral submissions to legislation development processes and parliamentary inquiries
CAPL interacts with a range of parliamentarians and their staff:-
• Prime Minister
• Leader of the Opposition
• Shadow ministers
• Members and Senators
• Parliamentary committees
Interactions with these individuals include policy submissions; business meetings; telephone meetings; email exchanges; site visits; and interaction through industry forums.
|Description of the arrangement with the foreign principal
CAPL is the operator of joint ventures related to the Wheatstone Project. As operator, CAPL acts on behalf of all joint venture partners including “foreign principals”.
PE Wheatstone Pty Ltd is a participant in joint ventures related to the Wheatstone Project.
• PE Wheatstone Pty Ltd holds 8 percent of the Wheatstone foundation project, which comprises the Wheatstone offshore platform and onshore LNG and domestic gas plants at Ashburton North
• PE Wheatstone Pty Ltd holds 10 percent of petroleum titles WA-46-L, 47-L, 48-L which contain the Wheatstone/Iago gas fields