Australian junior 3D Oil has been given the green light to carry out a 3D seismic survey over its acreage off the coast of Tasmania.

3D Oil confirmed Wednesday it had received environmental approval from regulator the National Offshore Petroleum Safety & Environmental Management Authority for its Dorrigo 3D shoot.

They survey is scheduled to kick off in late 2019 and will cover the remaining leads in the central and southern sections of the company’s wholly-owned T/49-P acreage.