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Companies must complete and submit forms in accordance with our liability management requirements. These forms are associated with the following liability management programs:

  • Mine Financial Security Program
  • Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program
  • Site-Specific Liability Assessments

Learn more about these programs on our Liability Management Programs and Processes page.

This page also contains a form for companies wanting to submit a working interest cost claim. The entire process for working interest claims is set out on the Orphan Well Association’s website under Producers > Working Interest Claims

Please be aware that forms may be removed from this page as we continue to transfer application processes to OneStop.


Mine Financial Security Program (MFSP)

  • MFSP Schedule 1 [PDF]
  • MFSP Schedule 2 [PDF]
  • MFSP Schedule 3 [PDF]
  • MFSP Schedule 4 [PDF]

Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program
Our requirements under this program are detailed in Directive 075: Oilfield Waste Liability (OWL) Program.

  • Appendix 6: Facility Netback Calculation Form [DOC] [PDF]
  • Appendix 7: Facility Liability Declaration Form [DOC] [PDF]

Orphan Wells, Pipelines, and Facilities

  • Working Interest Cost Claim [PDF] This form works best when downloaded then opened using Adobe Acrobat.

Site-Specific Liability Assessments (SLA)
Our requirements under this program are detailed in Directive 001: Requirements for Site-Specific Liability Assessments in Support of the ERCB's Liability Management Programs.

  • Form 001-A to 001-D [XLS]
  • Form 001-E to 001-F [DOC] [PDF]
  • Appendix 2 Form 001 A to F [DOC] [PDF]
  • All Directive 001 Forms [ZIP]

Please note: The Microsoft Word format has been provided for your convenience. The AER will not accept any modifications to the wording of these documents.