The Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining is the policy making body for the Division of Oil, Gas and Mining. It was created and exists under the authority of the Utah Oil and Gas Conservation Act, Section 40-6 of the Utah Code. The board consists of seven members appointed by the governor, with the advice and consent of the senate. No more than four members may be from the same political party, and the members must have the following qualifications:

  • Two members knowledgeable in mining matters;
  • Two members knowledgeable in oil and gas matters;
  • One member knowledgeable in ecological and environmental matters;
  • One member who is a private land owner, owns a mineral or royalty interest and is knowledgeable in those interests; and
  • One member who is knowledgeable in geological matters.

Hearing Date Deadline To File Request for Agency Action Hearing Location
1/26/2022 12/10/2021 SLC, UT
02/23/2022 01/10/2022 SLC, UT
03/23/2022 02/10/2022 SLC, UT
04/27/2022 03/10/2022 SLC, UT
05/25/2022 04/11/2022 SLC, UT
06/22/2022 05/10/2022 SLC, UT
07/27/2022 06/10/2022 SLC, UT
08/24/2022 07/11/2022 SLC, UT
09/28/2022 08/10/2022 SLC, UT
10/26/2022 09/12/2022 SLC, UT
12/07/2022 10/11/2022 SLC, UT
01/25/2023 12/12/2022 SLC, UT
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