Oilfield Resources

If you plan to move a rig or construct a well site or pipeline within the County, you must first complete and return various forms and permits to our office.

Rig Moves

If you plan to move a drilling rig within the County, you must obtain an inspection permit 12 hours in advance of the move at a cost of $800.

If you plan to move a service rig within the County, you must obtain an inspection permit 12 hours in advance of the move at a cost of $200.00.

Well Servicing Notification

For all multi-vehicle convoys of 4 or more truck/trailer combinations, a well-servicing notification must be obtained from Province and State permitting.

Province and State Permitting
(403) 347-4095
info@provstate.com

Crossing the Regional Water Line

If you plan to cross a regional waterline, you must first apply to Aquatera for permission. A map showing regional waterlines [PDF - 93 KB] is available here.

New Wellsite and Pipelines

If you plan to construct a new well site or pipeline, you must complete an Approach Agreement form [PDF - 58 KB] and/or a Permit to Cross Highway with a Pipeline form [PDF - 75 KB] for more information please refer to Regulations for Installation of Oilfield Approaches.pdf [PDF - 215 KB]Completed forms, with the designated administration and inspection fees, must be sent to the County office, any time prior to construction, at the following address:

For more information please contact Deryle Penner, Resource Coordinator, at:
Phone: 780-532-7393 ext. 1293
Fax: 780-539-9871
Email: dpenner@countygp.ab.ca

Administration & Inspection Fees

  • Approach Applications: $400.00 per Application
  • Pipeline Crossings: $400.00 per Crossing