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.

W-1 Application Subscriptions

Form W-1 "Application to Drill, Deepen, Plug-back, or Re-enter"

The W-1 Application subscription is in an electronic format only. It consists of a daily zipped file that includes images of every W-1 and plat approved the previous day, organized by Railroad Commission of Texas district.  Approved W-1 images are in a PDF format.  Plat images are in a TIFF format and may require legal size paper to print.  Each day’s file is placed on the Railroad Commission of Texas’ FTP server overnight, and is accessible the following morning with an individual user account and password, assigned by the Railroad Commission of Texas. The FTP server is easily accessible using any Internet web browser. The daily electronic approved W-1 application file is also available on CD for those subscribers who prefer that method of delivery.

Annual Subscription Cost
FTP: $50 annually
CD: $1,748 annually, including the cost of the daily CD and postage

Last Updated: 7/21/2015 5:48:15 AM