Oil and Gas Lease Auctions

State of Wyoming Oil and Gas Lease Auction Information

The Wyoming Office of State Lands and Investments (OSLI) will hold an oil and gas lease auction July 11th through July 18th, 2018 via EnergyNet.com. 187 parcels, covering an approximate 65,422.07 acres across 15 counties, of State of Wyoming oil and gas lease rights will be offered. The revenue generated by the state trust land oil and gas lease auction is distributed to support public education, the farm loan program, state penitentiaries, and other State funded programs.


Visit EnergyNet.com to view and participate in the July 11th - 18th, 2018 auction!

July 11-18 WY Oil and Gas Lease Sale


All leases resulting from winning bids are subject to final approved by the Wyoming Board of Land Commissioners (Board). All approved leases will be issued for a primary term of 5 years and for a rental of $1.00 per acre.  A royalty rate of 16 2/3% of the production, or its market value, will be required by the Board. The Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids received and to withdraw any tract from the sale or from leasing at any time.

A complete description of the parcels available for auction is listed below by date.  Auction results by sale date are also listed below.


Nominations for upcoming auctions can be submitted through our online Auction Nomination Form.


Questions about oil and gas lease auction results, lease insurance and other should be directed to the Office of State Lands and Investments - Mineral Leasing, 122 West 25th Street -3 West, Herschler Building, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002-0600.  Telephone (307)777-6635.