Credit Card Payments

Permit Fees: 

For your convenience and to improve the efficiency and security of fees paid for oil and gas or mineral well permit applications, the Oil, Gas, and Minerals Division is now accepting credit card payments for all permit fees.

Oil and Gas Wells: 

Permit fee is $300 for all Part 615 wells. 


ONLINE PAYMENT*
When paying online for Part 615 Permits, go to: https://www.thepayplace.com/mi/deq/oilandgas
Please mail the online payment receipt, one ORIGINAL & one COPY of the entire application and documentation to:

MDEQ
OIL, GAS, AND MINERALS DIVISION
PERMITS AND BONDING UNIT
PO BOX 30256
LANSING, MICHIGAN 48909-7756

Or email the online payment receipt, one scanned ORIGINAL of the entire application and documentation to:

DEQ-OGMDPermitApplications@michigan.gov

If you have any questions regarding the change, please contact Mark Snow at 517-284-6826. 


Mineral Wells: 
Permit fee varies according to well type.
Waste Disposal Wells = $2,500
Brine Production, Disposal, or Storage wells = $500
Test wells > 250' deep = $500
Blanket test wells between 50' and 250'
     1-24 wells =   $75
   24-49 wells =  $150
   50-74 wells =  $300
 75-200 wells =  $600 

ONLINE PAYMENT*
When paying online for Part 625 Permits, go to: 
https://www.thepayplace.com/mi/deq/welldrillprmt

Please mail the online payment receipt, one ORIGINAL & one COPY of the entire application and documentation to:

MDEQ
OIL, GAS, AND MINERALS DIVISION
PERMITS AND BONDING UNIT
PO BOX 30256
LANSING, MICHIGAN 48909-7756

Or email the online payment receipt, one scanned ORIGINAL of the entire application and documentation to:

DEQ-OGMDPermitApplications@michigan.gov

If you have any questions regarding the change, please contact Mark Snow at 517-284-6826.