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.

Drilling Permits

This section of the Railroad Commission of Texas website includes information relating to online filing of drilling permit applications and the Drilling Permit Online Filing User's Guide in Adobe PDF format.

Drilling Permits Online Filing User's Guide

Drilling Permit Approval Process for a problem-free application

Reapplication for an Expired Drilling Permit

Comments or questions about drilling permit applications should be sent to:

Last Updated: 2/2/2017 8:33:04 AM