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Namibia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Government May Show Continued Flexibility on License Terms

Namibia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Government May Show Continued Flexibility on License Terms

Summary

“Namibia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Government May Show Continued Flexibility on License Terms”, presents the essential information relating to the terms which govern investment into Namibia’s upstream oil and gas sector. The report sets out in detail the contractual framework under which firms must operate in the industry, clearly defining factors affecting profitability and quantifying the state’s take from hydrocarbon production. Considering political, economic and industry specific variables, the report also analyses future trends for Namibia’s upstream oil and gas investment climate.

Scope

  • Overview of current fiscal terms governing upstream oil and gas operations in Namibia
  • Assessment of the current fiscal regime’s state take and attractiveness to investors
  • Charts illustrating the regime structure, and legal and institutional frameworks
  • Detail on legal framework and governing bodies administering the industry
  • Levels of upfront payments and taxation applicable to oil and gas production
  • Information on application of fiscal and regulatory terms to specific licenses
  • Outlook on future of fiscal and regulatory terms in Namibia
Reasons to buy
  • Understand the complex regulations and contractual requirements applicable to Namibia’s upstream oil and gas sector
  • Evaluate factors determining profit levels in the industry
  • Identify potential regulatory issues facing investors in the country’s upstream sector
  • Utilize considered insight on future trends to inform decision-making


  • Regime Overview
    • Table Summary
    • Table Figure 1: Regime Flow Chart
  • State Take Assessment
    • Table Figure 2: Namibia, Indicative NPV10/boe, IRR and State Take Comparison - Regional, 2016
  • Key Fiscal Terms
    • Royalties, Bonuses and Fees
      • Royalty
      • Rental Fees
        • Table Namibia, Rental Rates (NAD/km2), 2016
      • Fees
    • Direct Taxation
      • Petroleum Income Tax
      • Additional Profits Tax
        • Table Namibia, APT Rates (%), 2016
      • Ring-Fencing
    • Deductions and Depreciation
      • Petroleum Income Tax
      • Additional Profits Tax
    • Indirect Taxation
      • Value Added Tax
      • Withholding Tax
    • State Participation
  • Regulation and Licensing
    • Legal Framework
      • Table Figure 3: Legal Framework
      • Governing Law
      • Contract Type
      • Title to Hydrocarbons
    • Institutional Framework
      • Table Figure 4: Institutional Framework
      • Licensing Authority
      • Regulatory Agency
      • National Oil Company
    • Licensing Process
      • Licensing Rounds
      • Bidding
    • License Terms
      • Duration and Relinquishments
      • Obligations
    • Local Content
  • Outlook
  • Contact Information

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