Memorial Day

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, the Railroad Commission of Texas will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019.

W-1 Application Subscription Order Form

Printable (pdf) Version of Form

Please mail to the address below or fax to (512) 463-7200

The W-1 Drilling Permit Application subscription was converted to an electronic subscription beginning with the drilling permits approved on May 2, 2005.  

The electronic subscription will consist of a daily zipped file that will include images of every W-1 and plat approved the previous day, organized by RRC district.   Approved W-1 images will be in a .pdf format.   Plat images will be in a .tif format and may require legal size paper to print.   Files will be placed on the Railroad Commission's FTP server each night, and will be accessible the following morning with an individual user account and password, assigned by the Commission.   The FTP server is easily accessible using any Internet web browser.   The daily electronic approved W-1 application file will also be available on CD for those subscribers who prefer that method of delivery.

The cost of the subscription will be:

FTP:   $50.00 annually

CD:   $1,748.00 annually, including the cost of the daily CD and postage

COMPANY  _____________________________________________________________________________________________

CONTACT    _____________________________________________________________________________________________

ADDRESS  ______________________________________________________________________________________________

CITY  _________________________________________________

STATE  ______________ ZIP CODE ____________

PHONE _________________________________________________________________________________________________

EMAIL __________________________________________________________________________________________________

I would like to receive my electronic W-1 subscription via:


_____   FTP                                   or                               _____   CD


Methods of Payment:

The Railroad Commission of Texas accepts payment by check, money order, or credit card.

When mailing in check or money order, please make payable to: Railroad Commission of Texas.

Mailing address:              

Railroad Commission of Texas

Attn: Publications Sales

P.O. Drawer 12967

Austin, TX   78711-2967


For questions regarding the electronic W-1 subscription, or for payment by Mastercard or Visa, please contact Public Sales at (512) 463-6882 or .

Last Updated: 7/20/2015 12:17:57 PM