Assets: Avalon

Balanced portfolio of producing, appraisal and exploration licences in the UK North Sea.


The Avalon prospect was successfully drilled in 2014 where oil was discovered from high quality Tertiary sands. In 2017 an appraisal well was drilled on the prospect which confirmed reserves and fluid characteristics. Operatorship was transferred to Ping Petroleum UK Plc in June 2018.

Key Facts

Block 21/6b
Ping Petroleum Interest 100%
Status Undeveloped Discovery
Location UK Central North Sea
Operator Ping Petroleum UK Plc

Avalon Development

Project Summary (PDF)
Environmental Statement (ES/2022/005) (PDF)
Public Notice (PDF)
Public Notice Published in The Press & Journal (PDF)
Public Notice Published in The Telegraph (PDF)