Petroleum Authority of Uganda

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Directorate of Petroleum

For information about Policy, Licensing and Promotion, please visit the Directorate Of Petroleum Website.


Wellbores in Uganda. For PAU's guidelines for designation of wells and wellbores please click here.


WDSS is an abbreviation for Well Data Summary Sheet.


For a description of how to obtain cores, cuttings, oil samples and geochemical standards from the PAU please click here. For web based application form to apply for cores, cuttings and oil samples please click here.