Drilling

The AER regulates drilling activity in the energy industry, as authorized by various acts of the Province of Alberta and the regulations under those acts.

Directives

Bulletins

  • Bulletin 2011-09 Invitation for Feedback on Draft Revised Edition of Directive 059: Well Drilling and Completion Data Filing Requirements
  • Bulletin 2011-11 Invitation for Feedback on Draft Revision of Directive 050: Drilling Waste Management
  • Bulletin 2011-28 Revised Edition of Directive 059: Well Drilling and Completion Data Filing Requirements
  • Bulletin 2012-02 Hydraulic Fracturing: Interwellbore Communication between Energy Wells

Statistical Reports

  • ST49 Drilling Activity
  • ST59 Alberta Drilling Activity Monthly Statistics