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Document And Entity Information

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6 Months Ended
Feb. 29, 2020
May 29, 2020
Document Information Line Items    
Entity Registrant Name PETROTEQ ENERGY INC.  
Document Type 10-Q/A  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --08-31  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   203,036,092
Amendment Flag true  
Amendment Description Petroteq Energy Inc. (“Petroteq” or the “Company”) is filing this Amendment No.2 to Form 10-Q/A (this “Amendment”) to amend the Company’s quarterly report on Form 10-Q/A for the period ended February 29, 2020 (the “Original Filing”), originally filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on June 8, 2020. This Amendment restates the Company’s previously issued unaudited condensed consolidated financial statements and related note disclosures as of and for the three and six months ended February 29, 2020 and February 28, 2019.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001561180  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Document Period End Date Feb. 29, 2020  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity File Number 000-55991  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code A6  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes