Effective October 31, 2006, data requirements for gas production from coalbed methane (CBM) and shale gas wells must be met, as per the Oil and Gas Conservation Regulations. Any questions pertaining to information presented on this page or linked from this page can be directed to Resources.Applications@aer.ca.
Answers to commonly asked questions can also be obtained from Questions and Answers.
For companies preparing to self-disclose any noncompliance regarding control-well obligations, this CBM Excel spreadsheet or the Shale Gas Excel spreadsheet must be used in conjunction with completing the requirements of section 6 of Directive 019: Compliance Assurance.
CBM and Shale Gas Control Well Information (files updated weekly)
Note: A change was made to the CBM Pressure and Flow Control Wells table on May 7, 2012. An additional column identifying control wells that have been temporarily suspended was inserted into the table. Any control well that has been identified as suspended cannot be used to provide controlwell coverage for any well commencing new CBM production.