Inclement Weather Office Closures & Delayed Openings Alert - Thursday, February 2

Closures: Austin (William B. Travis Building & Promontory Point locations), Kilgore and San Angelo

Delayed Openings at 10 a.m.: Midland

Staff is teleworking and available to respond to emergencies. For emergencies call toll-free at 844-773-0305 or email

Introduction to Drilling Permits and Online Filing

Thursday, August 19, 2021 - 2:00 PM

Statewide Regulatory Webinar

Register for Introduction to Drilling Permits and Online Filing Now!

 More Information

This course will outline procedures for filing a Form W-1 (Application for Permit to Drill, Recomplete, or Re-Enter). Main topics for discussion will include an overview of the relevant Statewide Rules; update on new functionality within the Online application, including requirements for Statewide Rule 40, uploading attachments, and which attachments are needed; Off-Lease Penetration Point procedures; and payment problems.