43 CFR 3000.12 - What is the fee schedule for fixed fees?

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§ 3000.12 What is the fee schedule for fixed fees?

(a) The table in this section shows the fixed fees that you must pay to the BLM for the services listed for Fiscal Year 2017. These fees are nonrefundable and must be included with documents you file under this chapter. Fees will be adjusted annually according to the change in the Implicit Price Deflator for Gross Domestic Product (IPD-GDP) by way of publication of a final rule in the Federal Register and will subsequently be posted on the BLM Web site (http://www.blm.gov) before October 1 each year. Revised fees are effective each year on October 1.

FY 2017 Processing and Filing Fee Table

Document/action FY 2017 fee
Oil & Gas (parts 3100, 3110, 3120, 3130, 3150)
Noncompetitive lease application $415.
Competitive lease application $160.
Assignment and transfer of record title or operating rights $95.
Overriding royalty transfer, payment out of production $10.
Name change, corporate merger or transfer to heir/devisee $215.
Lease consolidation $455.
Lease renewal or exchange $415.
Lease reinstatement, Class I $80.
Leasing under right-of-way $415.
Geophysical exploration permit application - Alaska $25.
Renewal of exploration permit - Alaska $25.
Geothermal (part 3200)
Noncompetitive lease application $415.
Competitive lease application $160.
Assignment and transfer of record title or operating rights $95.
Name change, corporate merger or transfer to heir/devisee $215.
Lease consolidation $455.
Lease reinstatement $80.
Nomination of lands $115.
plus per acre nomination fee $0.12.
Site license application $60.
Assignment or transfer of site license $60.
Coal (parts 3400, 3470)
License to mine application $10.
Exploration license application $340.
Lease or lease interest transfer $70.
Leasing of Solid Minerals Other Than Coal and Oil Shale (parts 3500, 3580)
Applications other than those listed below $35.
Prospecting permit application amendment $70.
Extension of prospecting permit $110.
Lease modification or fringe acreage lease $30.
Lease renewal $530.
Assignment, sublease, or transfer of operating rights $30.
Transfer of overriding royalty $30.
Use permit $30.
Shasta and Trinity hardrock mineral lease $30.
Renewal of existing sand and gravel lease in Nevada $30.
Public Law 359; Mining in Powersite Withdrawals: General (part 3730)
Notice of protest of placer mining operations $15.
Mining Law Administration (parts 3800, 3810, 3830, 3850, 3860, 3870)
Application to open lands to location $10.
Notice of location* $20.
Amendment of location $10.
Transfer of mining claim/site $10.
Recording an annual FLPMA filing $10.
Deferment of assessment work $110.
Recording a notice of intent to locate mining claims on Stockraising Homestead Act lands $30.
Mineral patent adjudication $3,110 (more than 10 claims).
$1,555 (10 or fewer claims).
Adverse claim $110.
Protest $70.
Oil Shale Management (parts 3900, 3910, 3930)
Exploration license application $325.
Application for assignment or sublease of record title or overriding royalty $65.

* To record a mining claim or site location, you must pay this processing fee along with the initial maintenance fee and the one-time location fee required by statute. 43 CFR part 3833.

(b) The amount of a fixed fee is not subject to appeal to the Interior Board of Land Appeals pursuant to part 4, subpart E, of this title.

[ 70 FR 58873, Oct. 7, 2005, as amended at 72 FR 24400, May 2, 2007; 72 FR 50886, Sept. 5, 2007, 73 FR 54720, Sept. 23, 2008; 74 FR 7193, Feb. 13, 2009; 74 FR 49334, Sept. 28, 2009; 75 FR 55682, Sept. 14, 2010; 76 FR 59062, Sept. 23, 2011; 77 FR 55424, Sept. 10, 2012; 78 FR 49949, Aug. 16, 2013; 79 FR 57480, Sept. 25, 2014; 80 FR 58629, Sept. 30, 2015; 81 FR 65561, Sept. 23, 2016]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION
U.S. Code: Title 30 - MINERAL LANDS AND MINING

§ 181 - Lands subject to disposition; persons entitled to benefits; reciprocal privileges; helium rights reserved

§ 182 - Lands disposed of with reservation of deposits of coal, etc.

§ 183 - Cancellation of prospecting permits

§ 184 - Limitations on leases held, owned or controlled by persons, associations or corporations

§ 184a - Authorization of States to include in agreements for conservation of oil and gas resources lands acquired from United States

§ 185 - Rights-of-way for pipelines through Federal lands

§ 186 - Reservation of easements or rights-of-way for working purposes; reservation of right to dispose of surface of lands; determination before offering of lease; easement periods

§ 187 - Assignment or subletting of leases; relinquishment of rights under leases; conditions in leases for protection of diverse interests in operation of mines, wells, etc.; State laws not impaired

§ 187a - Oil or gas leases; partial assignments

§ 187b - Oil or gas leases; written relinquishment of rights; release of obligations

§ 188 - Failure to comply with provisions of lease

§ 188a - Surrender of leases

§ 189 - Rules and regulations; boundary lines; State rights unaffected; taxation

§ 190 - Oath; requirement; form; blanks

§ 191 - Disposition of moneys received

§ 191a - Late payment charges under Federal mineral leases

§ 191b - Collection of unpaid and underpaid royalties and late payment interest owed by lessees

§ 192 - Payment of royalties in oil or gas; sale of such oil or gas

§ 192a - Cancellation or modification of contracts

§ 192b - Application to contracts

§ 192c - Rules and regulations governing issuance of certain leases; disposition of receipts

§ 193 - Disposition of deposits of coal, and so forth

§ 193a - Preference right of United States to purchase coal for Army and Navy; price for coal; civil actions; jurisdiction

§ 194 - Repealed. Pub. L. 89–554, § 8(a), Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 644

§ 195 - Enforcement

§ 196 - Cooperative agreements; delegation of authority

§ 301 - Authorization for lease of oil and gas deposits; by and to whom leased

§ 302 - Assignment of lease; subletting

§ 303 - Conditions precedent to award of lease; preferred class; bidding

§ 304 - Provisions authorized in lease

§ 305 - Royalties under lease

§ 306 - Rules and regulations

§ 351 - Definitions

§ 352 - Deposits subject to lease; consent of department heads; lands excluded

§ 353 - Sale of lands unaffected; reservation of mineral rights; sale subject to prior lease; naval petroleum reserves unaffected

§ 354 - Lease of partial or future interests in deposits

§ 355 - Disposition of receipts

§ 356 - Furnishing description of lands and title documents; recordation of documents; authenticated copies

§ 357 - State or local government rights; taxation

§ 358 - Rights under prior leases; priority of pending applications; exchange of leases

§ 359 - Rules and regulations

§ 601 - Rules and regulations governing disposal of materials; payment; removal without charge; lands excluded

§ 602 - Bidding; advertising and other notice; conditions for negotiation of contract

§ 603 - Disposition of moneys from disposal of materials

§ 604 - Disposal of sand, peat moss, etc., in Alaska; contracts

U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE
U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
U.S. Code: Title 43 - PUBLIC LANDS
Statutes at Large
Public Laws
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