Programs & Services

OCD Announcements and Notifications

NOTICE: OCD Closed Loop Gas Capture Pilot Project Guidance – March 9, 2021

NOTICE: 2021 District 3 Bradenhead Test Schedule – March 4, 2021

NOTICE: Revision for Completions Process – January 25, 2021

NOTICE: New UIC Permit with Example – December 18, 2020

NOTICE: OCD Paperless Initiative – December 9, 2020

NOTICE: Guidance on Submittal of Water Use Report – November 20, 2020

NOTICE: New Financial Assurance Forms – November 20, 2020

NOTICE: Electronic Submittal of OCD and OCC Correspondence – November 20, 2020

NOTICE: New OCD Online Submission System Updates – November 20, 2020

NOTICE: Compliance with OCD Production Reporting Requirements – October 14, 2020

NOTICE: Extensions of Completion Reports – September 29, 2020

NOTICE: Surface Commingling Orders – September 2, 2020

NOTICE: OCD Hearings Scheduled for August 6, 2020 and After – July 22, 2020

Natural Gas Waste Draft Rules – July 20, 2020

Final Professional Services Agreement for development of methane rule

Material Changes or Deficiencies in Applications – June 11, 2020

Notice for Public Comment on Draft UIC Permit Template – June 3, 2020

Notice of Civil Penalty Calculation Method – Version 2020-01 – May 6, 2020 / Civil Penalty Calculator – May 6, 2020

NOTICE: Regarding April 30, 2020, Docket – April 22, 2020

Notice for Public Comment on Draft Policy Regarding Material Changes to Applications – April 15, 2020

NOTICE: Amendment to Compulsory Pooling Checklist – April 9, 2020 / Amended Excel Checklist – April 9, 2020

OCD’S SECOND RESPONSE TO QUESTIONS REGARDING RFP FOR NATURAL GAS VENTING AND FLARING

NOTICE: OCD Hearings Scheduled for April 16, 2020 and After

PUBLIC NOTICE: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP RULES FOR NEW MEXICO ENERGY, MINERALS AND NATURAL RESOURCES DEPARTMENT OIL CONSERVATION DIVISION

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TO DEVELOP RULES FOR NEW MEXICO ENERGY, MINERALS AND NATURAL RESOURCES DEPARTMENT OIL CONSERVATION DIVISION AMENDMENT NO. 2

OCD Hearings Scheduled for April 2 and April 16, 2020

Full Recording of Community Impacts Meeting Webcast, March 19

Public Notice for RFP Amendment No. 1 March 10, 2020

RFP Amendment No. 1 March 10, 2020

Notice of Change of Location for OCC and OCD Meetings and Hearings – March 5 2020

Response to Questions on Venting and Flaring RFP – March 2, 2020

Rule authorizing Oil Conservation Division to assess civil penalties for Oil and Gas Act violations is now in effect:

2020 District III Bradenhead Test Schedule

Legal Notice for RFP: Natural Gas Venting and Flaring

RFP: Natural Gas Venting and Flaring

Clarification of Notices for OCD Hearing Guidelines and Compulsory Pooling Applications

Oil Conservation Commission adopts rule authorizing civil penalties for Oil and Gas Act violations

Ground Water Protection Council Analyzes Oil Conservation Division UIC Program

Office visitation and appointment policy update

Methane Advisory Panel releases draft technical report for public comment

Request for submittal of electronic logs

Operator Notice Regarding C-104 Denial and Request for Information

Operator Notice: Update to Change of Operator (C-145) Process

Procedures for implementation of the spill rule: September 6, 2019

Rollout of Oil Conservation Division reorganization – see the draft organizational chart

Continuances of Cases Set for Hearing Before the OCD

Senate Bill 553, Establishing a Fees Schedule, Goes Into Effect July 1, 2019

Senate Fees Application FAQ, Updated July 1, 2019

Oil Conservation Division Application Fees Familiarization Process Announced: June 26, 2019

Oil Conservation Division Application Fee Announcement: May 23, 2019