Guidelines for Permit Amendments-Disposal Into Productive Formations


Statewide Rule 46

FILING REQUIREMENTSTo Amend Injection IntervalTo Amend Injection PressureTo Amend Injection Fluid TypeTo Amend Fresh Water VolumeTo Amend Injection VolumeTo Amend to Commercial
Filing Fee: 
$500 per well
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Application Form: 
(Forms H-1 and H-1A)
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Electric Log Yes, unless previously filed No No No No No
GAU Water Protection Depth Letter Yes, unless previously filed No No No No No
Area of Review: 
Map of Wells
Yes, if current permit issued before 4/1/82 or change is uphole No No No No No
Area of Review: 
Table of Wells
Yes, if current permit issued before 4/1/82 or change is uphole No No No No No
Step-Rate Test No Yes, If pressure > 0.5 psi/ft. No No No No
Fresh Water Data Form 
(Form H-7)
No No Yes, if Fresh Water Yes, if different freshwater source No No
Fresh Water Questionnaire No No Yes, if Fresh Water Yes No No
Ownership Survey Map to show wells/operators within one-half mile radius Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notify: 
Operators of wells within one-half mile radius
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notify: 
Surface Owners
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notify: 
Adjacent Surface Owners
No No No No No Yes
Notify: 
County Clerk
Yes No Yes Yes No Yes
Notify: 
City Clerk
Yes, if within city limits No Yes, if within city limits Yes, if within city limits No Yes, if within city limits
Notify: 
Publication
Yes No No No No Yes, specify "Commercial Well"
Seismic Survey (disposal well only) Yes Yes No No Yes No


Please direct questions or comments to: Technical Permitting, (512) 463-6792

Last Updated: 8/16/2016 10:17:02 AM