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.

New Versions of Form W-1 and Form W-1H and New Form W-1 Field Information Addendum Adopted and Online


The Railroad Commission of Texas has adopted revisions to Form W-1, Application for Permit to Drill, Recomplete, or Re-Enter and Form W-1H, Application for Permit to Drill, Recomplete, or Re-Enter Supplemental Horizontal Well Information, and new Form W-1 Field Information Addendum, for use on or after November 1, 2016.

The adopted form revisions and new form will conform to recently adopted revisions to Statewide Rules 5 and 86 effective February 1, 2016.

The adopted versions of the forms are available for download from the Railroad Commission of Texas website at