Systems & Tools


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Employee Remote Access

Employee remote access to AER systems. AER credentials will be required.



The OneStop Reclamation Certificate and Onestop Application tool will be unavailable from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm on Monday April 23rd while the AER performs maintenance and updates to the system.

Expand to view Abandoned Well Map

This map viewer is an interactive map application that identifies all recorded surface locations of abandoned wells by area. Additional details include the abandoned wells’ licensees; and the latitude and longitude of each well’s surface location.

Additional information can be found on the Government of Alberta's GeoDiscover Map and accompanying user guide

Expand to view AER Order System

The AER order system is the official site for all regulatory orders and provides a graphical interface for field orders and pool orders. The order system also provides the capability to graphically query (locate) control wells (coalbed methane and shale gas), development entities (DEs), strike areas, and oil sands areas (OSAs).

Expand to view Alberta Responsible Energy Policy System (AREPS)

The AREPS portal provides access to public policies relating to the development of upstream oil, gas, oil sands and coal. Users are able to identify and access policy documents from this easy to use platform.

AREPS gives access to directives, interim directives, information letters and manuals from the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) and polices from the Government of Alberta (Energy and Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (ESRD)). The lower Athabasca Regional Plan and the Wetlands Policy from ESRD are fully searchable.

Expand to view Authorization Viewer

This helpful tool is available to the public and allows registered users to view AER and ESRD authorizations issued under the Water Act or the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.

Expand to view Environmental Site Assessment Repository (ESAR)

The Environmental Site Assessment Repository (ESAR) is a searchable, online database that provides scientific and technical information about assessed and reclaimed sites throughout Alberta.

Environmental site assessments determine the quality of soil and groundwater of a site, such as retail gas stations and other commercial and industrial sites. A site assessment does not necessarily mean a site is, or ever was, contaminated.

ESAR makes available reclamation certificates issued by Environment and Parks (previously Environment and Sustainable Development) prior to March 24, 2014 for upstream oil and gas well sites and other specified lands on private land and the associated file information for the certificates (e.g., applications, reports). Reclamation certificates issues for sites on public land are available through

All reclamation certificates issued by the Alberta Energy Regulator on or after March 24, 2014 are available through

Please review the Frequently Asked Questions, Tips and Tricks document or the User Guide if you are having any trouble accessing information on ESAR. If you do not find the information you require, please contact

Expand to view OneStop: Application Tool

Through this tool, applicants login with their DDS credentials and submit Reclamation Certificate and New Pipeline Applications via their own secured workspace.

Expand to view Publication of Decision

Applications upon which a decision has been reached will be displayed. To review applications submitted in the last 30 days, use the Public Notice of Application tool. For other decisions, visit the Decisions webpage.