Notice to Online Completions Data Subscribers: File Modification for Oil and Gas Online Completions Subscription


The file format for the Oil and Gas Completions Subscription, available for purchase from the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) has been be modified to contain one additional item in the Packet Data file: Horizontal Depth Severance – Lower Depth.

This data field is currently applicable to the following fields: SPRABERRY (TREND AREA) R 40 EXC (Districts 7C and 8) and LULING BRANYON R 40 EXC (District 1). As of July 28, 2018, oil and gas operators filing permits for those fields are required to provide the average depth of the upper and lower limit of their depth severed lease.

To view information on the Oil and Gas Completions Subscription, visit the RRC website at

If you have any questions regarding the changes, contact the RRC at or 512-463-7254.