The Royalty Compliance Section assures timely and accurate payment of royalties in return for the removal of minerals from Trust Lands. In addition, this section serves over 400 oil, gas, coal, sand & gravel and hard mineral companies by providing them with information for State reporting guidelines.
Royalty Reporting Seminar Information
The Division is currently working towards the creation of a new electronic auditing system which will allow staff to complete audits in a much shorter period of time. Past comprehensive audits took up to two years for completion. With this system, the length of time to complete an audit will be considerably less.