DOGGR's Renewal Plan: A New Era of Oil and Gas Regulation

Renewal Plan for Oil and Gas Regulation (2017 update) 

image link to the 2017 renewal plan PDF documentThe initial version of the Renewal Plan provided the roadmap for necessary reforms to DOGGR to make it a modern oil and gas regulator. This 2017 update to the Renewal Plan demonstrates the progress DOGGR has made to develop an effective regulatory program over the past year, and highlights the next steps in DOGGR's ongoing commitment to reforms that will ensure the protection of public health and the environment in the oil and gas fields of California.

View 2017 Renewal Plan (PDF) | 2017 Fact sheet (PDF) | 2018 Fact sheet (PDF)

Renewal Plan for Oil and Gas Regulation (2015 version) 

Image link to 2015 original Renewal Plan PDF documentDOC and DOGGR's Renewal Plan is an ongoing, four-year framework to correct past problems and to create a regulatory program for oil and gas production that ensures the environment and public health are protected. Issued in October, 2015, the Renewal Plan builds on major reforms already underway at DOC to build a modern, efficient, collaborative and science-driven regulatory agency.


View 2015 Renewal Plan (PDF)  |   Press release (Oct. 2015) (PDF)