Oil and Gas Production (Missouri)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Missouri

Applies to States or Provinces Missouri
Name Oil and Gas Production (Missouri)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website http://www.dnr.mo.gov/geology/geosrv/ogc/index.html

Last Review 2014-09-15


A State Oil and Gas Council regulates and oversees oil and gas production in Missouri, and conducts a biennial review of relevant rules and regulations. The waste of oil and gas is prohibited. This legislation contains additional information about the permitting, establishment, and operation of oil and gas wells, while additional regulations address oil and gas drilling and production and well spacing and unitization.

Policy Contact

Department Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Division Geological Survey Program
Address 111 Fairgrounds Road
Address 2 PO Box 250
Place Rolla, Missouri
Zip/Postal Code 65402-0250
Phone 800-361-4827
Phone 2 573-368-2100
Email gspgeol@dnr.mo.gov
Department State Oil and Gas Council

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Mo. Rev. Stat. 259

Authority 2: Code of State Regulations 10-50