Good Friday Office Closure

All RRC offices will be closed on Friday, April 10, 2020 in observance of Good Friday.

Oil and Gas Division State of Disaster in Texas Waiver Requests

On March 13, Governor Greg Abbott declared a State of Disaster in Texas for all Texas counties in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. During the State of Disaster, oil and gas operators may request a waiver for regulatory requirements from the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC). The waiver requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

Waiver Request Submission

Please email waiver requests to the district director and assistant district director for the oil and gas district that serves the county were the well is located. Plus, cc: Clay Woodul, Oil and Gas Division’s Assistant Director for Field Operations, on the email request.

Clay Woodul Oil and Division Assistant Director for Field Operations

Oil & Gas District Directors Contact Information

DistrictCityDistrict DirectorAssistant District Director
1 San Antonio Travis Baer
Blaine Rabel
2 San Antonio Travis Baer
Blaine Rabel
3 Houston Peter Fisher
Audrey Kuklenz
4 Corpus Christi Leo Guerra
Brooklynn Clement
5 Kilgore Roger Satterwhite
Stephen Smith
6 Kilgore Roger Satterwhite
Stephen Smith
7B Abilene Doug Allmand
Diane Beckham
7C San Angelo Bill Spraggins
Crystal Denson
8 Midland Jeffery Morgan
Jeff Duebner
8A Lubbock Jeffery Morgan
Koby Kendrick
9 Wichita Falls Kim Peterson
Blake Ramon
10 Pampa Cole Fraley

Last Updated: 3/20/2020 11:43:27 AM