PERMISSION UNDER THE PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT ACT (PDA) 1974
According to Section 6 (3) of the Petroleum Development Act 1974 and Regulation 3A (2) of the Petroleum Development Regulations 1974, “Application for permission to initiate or continue any business marketing or distribution of petroleum or petroleum products under section 6 (3) of the Petroleum Development Act 1974 shall be made to the Secretary General of the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-Operation and Consumers “.
KPDNHEP regulates marketing and distribution activities of petroleum materials or petroleum products through four (4) types of PDA Authorization issued based on the following activities:
- To operate gas stations / skid tank / portable container system /taking over gas stations / (PDA 1)
- To carry out bunkering services (PDA 2)
- To operate petroleum transportation services (PDA 3)
- To carry out wholesale marketing of petroleum / LPG based materials (PDA 4)
How to Apply
Applications for PDA Permissions can be made using the following forms:
Further inquiries regarding requests for PDA Approval or distribution and marketing activities of petroleum products should be submitted to:
Petroleum and Gas Branch Domestic Trade Division, Level 4 (Tower),
Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs,
No. 13, Persiaran Perdana, Presint 2,
Federal Government Administrative Centre,
62623 Putrajaya, Malaysia.
No. Phone: 03-8882 5500