Oil Acts and Regulations

The following Acts and Regulations are available from the Alberta Queen's Printer website. A complete listing of Statutes (Acts) and Regulations are also available from the Alberta Queen's Printer. When in the Queen's Printer website, please click "View Full Screen" to open the PDF.

Mines and Minerals Act
This Act governs the management and disposition of rights in Crown owned mines and minerals, including the levying and collecting of bonuses, rental and royalties.  (Administration of portions of this Act shared with Sustainable Resource Development Department)

Deep Oil Exploratory Well Regulation

Drilling Royalty Credit Regulation 

Emerging Resources Royalty Regulation

Enhanced Hydrocarbon Recovery Royalty Regulation

Enhanced Oil Recovery Royalty Regulation

Enhanced Recovery of Oil Royalty Reduction Regulation

New Well Royalty Reduction Regulation

New Well Royalty Regulation

Petroleum Marketing Regulation

Petroleum Royalty Regulation, 2017

Petroleum Royalty Regulation, 2009

Expired Regulations

CO2 Projects Royalty Credit Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014

Experimental Project Petroleum Royalty Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014

Horizontal Re-entry Well Royalty Reduction Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014

Low Productivity Well Royalty Reduction Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014

Reactivated Well Royalty Exemption Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014

Third Tier Exploratory Well Royalty Exemption Regulation - Expired June 30, 2014