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 must be paid to the BLM for the services listed for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019. These fees are nonrefundable and must be included with documents filed 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 website (http://www.blm.gov) before October 1 each year. Revised fees are effective each year on October 1.

Table 1 to paragraph (a) -

FY 2019 Processing and Filing Fee Table

Document/action FY 2019 Fee
Oil & Gas (parts 3100, 3110, 3120, 3130, 3150):
Noncompetitive lease application $425
Competitive lease application 165
Assignment and transfer of record title or operating rights 95
Overriding royalty transfer, payment out of production 15
Name change, corporate merger or transfer to heir/devisee 225
Lease consolidation 470
Lease renewal or exchange 425
Lease reinstatement, Class I 85
Leasing under right-of-way 425
Geophysical exploration permit application - Alaska 25
Renewal of exploration permit - Alaska 25
Geothermal (part 3200):
Noncompetitive lease application 425
Competitive lease application 165
Assignment and transfer of record title or operating rights 95
Name change, corporate merger or transfer to heir/devisee 225
Lease consolidation 470
Lease reinstatement 85
Nomination of lands 120
plus per acre nomination fee 0.12
Site license application 65
Assignment or transfer of site license 65
Coal (parts 3400, 3470):
License to mine application 15
Exploration license application 350
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 40
Prospecting permit application amendment 70
Extension of prospecting permit 115
Lease modification or fringe acreage lease 30
Lease renewal 550
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 15
Notice of location * 20
Amendment of location 15
Transfer of mining claim/site 15
Recording an annual FLPMA filing 15
Deferment of assessment work 115
Recording a notice of intent to locate mining claims on Stockraising Homestead Act lands 30
Mineral patent adjudication 1 3,215
2 1,605
Adverse claim 115
Protest 70
Oil Shale Management (parts 3900, 3910, 3930):
Exploration license application 335
Application for assignment or sublease of record title or overriding royalty 70

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

1 More than 10 claims.

2 10 or fewer claims.

(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; 83 FR 48960, Sept. 28, 2018]