Oil and Gas - Offshore Oil and Gas Licensing Blocks (OGA)

This map layer has been supplied directly by Marine Scotland National Marine Plan interactive. You can obtain additional information about the layer on this page

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This dataset shows blocks and part blocks subject to periodic oil and gas Licensing Rounds (now issued by Oil and Gas Authority - previously DECC). It does not contain definitive legal boundaries. This layer shows the general grid on which offshore oil and gas licensing is based.

The data can be downloaded from https://data-ogauthority.opendata.arcgis.com/. The onshore licensed and offered blocks were modified to include only coastal areas.

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Web Service Information: 
Base WMS Address: http://msmap1.atkinsgeospatial.com/geoserver/ows/nmp?
Layer name:nmp:DECC_Grid
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