When transferring property, a Well Disclosure Certificate may be required.
No Wells on Property
If there are no wells on the property, the transfer document must contain a statement attesting to this fact, such as:
The seller certifies that the seller does NOT know of any wells on the described real property.
If there is a well(s) located on the property, a completed Well Disclosure Certificate must accompany the transferring document.
Well on Property
If the seller can make the following statement on the transferring document, a Well Disclosure Certificate is not needed:
I am familiar with the property described in this instrument and I certify that the status and the number of wells on the described real property have not changed since the last previously filed well disclosure certificate.