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
1/27/2021 12/10/2020 SLC,
UT
02/24/2021 01/11/2021 SLC,
UT
03/24/2021 02/10/2021 SLC,
UT
04/28/2021 03/10/2021 SLC,
UT
05/26/2021 04/12/2021 SLC,
UT
06/23/2021 05/10/2021 Meeting
Cancelled
07/28/2021 06/10/2021 SLC,
UT
08/25/2021 07/12/2021 SLC,
UT
09/22/2021 08/10/2021 SLC,
UT
10/27/2021 09/10/2021 SLC,
UT
12/01/2021 10/18/2021 SLC,
UT
01/26/2022 12/10/2021 SLC, UT
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