Map credit: DECC Habitats Regulations Assessments of 14th Onshore Oil and Gas Licencing Round
(Maps are in the Appendix E link at the bottom of the DECC page)
SJ66 is part of PEDL292
Licence Operator INEOS
Partner INEOS Upstream
Other blocks in PEDL SJ56
Licence type Shale
Commitments 1 well, 1 hrz frac well, new 2D & 3D seismic surveying
Drill Or Drop clause None
The licence in this area covers several blocks, including this one. The listed commitments are for the whole licence area, not per block.
Administrative areas covered by licence
Cheshire West and Chester
Parliamentary constituencies and MPs
Congleton Fiona Bruce Conservative
Eddisbury Antoinette Sandbch Conservative
Tatton George Osborne Conservative
Weaver Vale Graham Evans Conservative
European areas overlapping with licence block
West Midland Mosses SAC
Midland Meres and Mosses Phase 2 RAMSAR
European areas outside block which could be adversely affected No records
Stage B, C and D activities will be prohibited at or near to the surface within the boundaries of all European site(s) in this block.
This block has European sites within it, or within 1km of the block boundary. In general, land within approximately
1km of a European site is considered to be of a potentially sensitive nature (due to its proximity to the European site) such that mitigation and/or alternative siting may be required by authorities further considering HRA issues for specific project-level operations. .