Capitol Complex Construction

If you are planning to visit the Railroad Commission’s Austin offices in the William B. Travis state office building, please be aware of changes to traffic patterns and the availability of metered parking in the area due to the Capitol Complex Construction project.  Click here for additional information.

Proposed Changes to Form P-17


The Railroad Commission of Texas is accepting public comment on proposed revisions to Form P-17, Application for Exception to Statewide Rules (SWR) 26 and/or 27. Public comments and proposed revisions will be accepted through Thursday, March 5, 2015. The draft form is available online. Use the online comment form to provide input.

The proposed amendments to Form P-17 will standardize the form for ease in online filing and make conforming changes related to proposed amendments to 16 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) §3.26 and §3.27. The proposed amendments to 16 TAC §3.26 and §3.27 would eliminate the need for an exception and an exception fee for the use of a turbine or coriolis meter.