How To Join IOGAWV

To join IOGAWV, please complete and submit the membership application online. You may also download and print a paper copy and mail to:

Independent Oil and Gas Association of West Virginia, Inc.
300 Summers Street, Suite 820
Charleston, WV 25301

Every IOGA Member and Partner is listed under one of the following categories:
(download/print the category details listed below)

       

Producer/Operator

Those who prospect, develop and produce oil and natural gas. Includes those who have management responsibilities as either companies or general partners; those who are in charge of the operation; or those who are in the business of producing and operating wells.

Dues: $ 500.00 per operated WV Horizontal, Marcellus or deeper well (any horizontal well below the top of the Tully)
$ 35.00 per operated WV Vertical Well
$ 15.00 per operated WV Well producing 5mcf or less, or contract operated with no working interest

Minimum: $ 500.00
Maximum: $ 25,000.00 if you only have Vertical Wells.
$ 30,000.00 if you have 10 or more Horizontal, Marcellus or Deeper Wells

Allied

Those whose businesses are directly related to the oil and gas producing industry such as, but not limited to, service and supply companies, truckers, sales representatives, banks, etc. Dues are based on the number of WV employees directly related to the oil & gas industry.

Dues:
$ 500.00  – less than 25 such employees
$ 1,000.00  – 25-50 such employees
$ 2,000.00 – 51 or more such employees

Professional

Those who serve the industry in a professional capacity such as attorneys, landmen, accountants, surveyors, consulting geologists, engineers, geophysicists and financial advisors. Dues are based on the number of WV employees directly related to the oil & gas industry.

Dues:
$ 500.00 – less than 25 such employees
$ 1,000.00 – 25-50 such employees
$ 2,000.00 – 51 or more such employees

Associate

Those with an interest in the oil and gas industry and do not qualify under any of the other membership categories.

Dues:
$ 250.00

Gas/Oil Marketer

Those whose primary business is to serve the industry by assisting and participating in the marketing and/or selling of gas and/or oil.

Dues:
$ 2,500.00

Retired

Those retired employees who were employed, at any time previously, by an IOGAWV member company or former IOGAWV member company and who is not currently or actively employed by a company involved in or associated with the oil and gas industry.

Dues:
$ 100.00

Royalty Owner

Those whose only interest in oil and gas production is through the ownership of the royalty, and do not qualify in any of the other membership categories.

Dues:
$ 150.00

Student

Those currently enrolled in high school, college or trade school. Those currently enrolled in high school, college or trade school.

Dues:
$ 20.00

Well Owner

Those who own oil and gas wells in West Virginia, or interests therein, and pays some or all of the cost of drilling or operating oil and gas wells.

Dues:
$ 500.00 – Companies
$ 100.00 – Individuals

A member qualified during a membership year under more than one category of membership shall only pay dues under one category of membership, which, except upon approval of the Board, shall be the category providing for the highest level of dues for that member that year.