Lansdowne oil and gas plc is a United kingdom-based upstream oil and gas exploration company. The Company is focused on exploration and appraisal opportunities for oil and gas reserves offshore Ireland. It holds rights, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, to five Standard Exploration Licenses and one Licensing Option in the oil and gas prone shallow waters of the North Celtic Sea Basin (NCSB). The Company's licenses include Standard Exploration License 4/07-Midleton/East Kinsale, Standard Exploration License 5/07-Rosscarbery, Standard Exploration License 5/08-Amergin, Standard Exploration License 2/07 (49/9p)-Helvick, Standard Exploration License 1/11-Barryroe and Licensing Option 12/04-Barryroe North. The Company's portfolio consists of Cretaceous gas exploration and appraisal assets that primarily flank the Kinsale Energy (PETRONAS) operated Kinsale Head and Seven Heads gas-fields and associated infrastructure.