Programs & Processes

Licensee Liability Rating (LLR) Program Management Plan [PDF]
Forms
  • Schedule 1 – Report on Reserve by Reserves Evaluator/Auditor [PDF] [Word]
  • Schedule 2 – Report on Reserve by Management and Directors [PDF] [Word]
  • Schedule 3 – Operating Forecast [PDF] [Word]
  • Monthly Update Form [PDF]

Licensee Liability Rating Program
Directive 006: Licensee Liability Rating (LLR) Program and Licence Transfer Process

  • Outlines licence transfer requirements and the methodology of calculating deemed assets and liabilities within the Licensee Liability Rating (LLR) Program.

Forms

Directive 006: Appendix 11: Facility Liability Declaration Form [PDF] [Word]

  • Form used to update the site-specific cost estimates
  • The Microsoft Word format has been provided for your convenience. The AER will not accept any modifications to the wording of the document.

Directive 011: Licensee Liability Rating (LLR) Program: Updated Industry Parameters and Liability Costs

  • Provides updates to changes to industry parameters, regional abandonment, and reclamation costs used in calculating the LLR

Large Facility Liability Management Program (LFP)

Directive 024: Large Facility Liability Management Program

  • Outlines AER requirements for sulphur recovery gas plants, standalone straddle plants, and in situ oil sands central processing facilities with an AER-approved minimum production capacity of 5000 cubic metres per day (m3/d) of bitumen

Forms

Directive 024: Appendix 6: Facility Netback Calculation Form [PDF]

  • Form used to report a facility netback for asset calculation purposes
  • The Microsoft Word format has been provided for your convenience. The AER will not accept any modifications to the wording of the document.

Large Facility List (May 2016) [Excel]

  • Outlines all facilities subject to Directive 024 requirements

Security Deposit Requirements

Directive 068: AER Security Deposits

  • This directive updates and consolidates AER liability management security deposit requirements.

Site-Specific Liability Assessments (SLA)

Directive 001: Requirements for Site-Specific Liability Assessments in Support of the AER’s Liability Management Programs

  • Sets out the requirements for site-specific liability assessments to estimate the cost to suspend, abandon or reclaim a site.

Forms
Directive 001: Appendix 2: FORM 001 -A to FORM 001 - F [PDF] [Word]

  • Forms used to update the Suspension and Abandonment, and Remediation and Reclamation, cost estimates.
  • Forms include Suspension and Abandonment, and Remediation and Reclamation, Acknowledgement Statements.
  • The Microsoft Word format has been provided for your convenience. The AER will not accept any modifications to the wording of the document.

Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program
Directive 075: Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program

  • The Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program is a risk-based industry backstopped liability management program for AER approved Oilfield Waste Management facilities and 1B wells associated with those facilities.

Forms
Directive 075: Appendix 6: Facility Netback Calculation Form [PDF] [Word]

  • Form used to report a Waste Management facility netback for asset calculation purposes.
  • The Microsoft Word format has been provided for your convenience. The AER will not accept any modifications to the wording of the document.

Waste Management Approval List (June 2015) [PDF]

  • Outlines all Waste Management facilities subject to Directive 075 requirements.

Please note: Any WM approval that is not shown on the list is due to it being excluded from the OWL program as a result of the type or the status of the facility.