Brine Transporter Registration/Authorization
The Division of Oil and Gas Resources Management regulates the transportation of brine in Ohio.
Any person or entity that transports brine in this state must register with and obtain a registration certificate and identification number from the Chief. The application must include:
- A $50 non-refundable application fee.
- A surety bond, certificate of deposit (CD), or a cashier’s check for the amount of $15,000.00.
(Bonding company MUST be authorized to do business in Ohio.)
- A plan for disposal.
- A certificate issued by an insurance company that states that the applicant has in force liability insurance coverage of $300,000.00 for bodily injury and $300,000.00 for property damage coverage.
The packet available for download on this page includes all of the necessary forms and instructions for a person wishing to register as a brine transporter in Ohio. Individual forms are available for download below.