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The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has received application 1949628.

Description of the Application 
MAGA Energy Ltd. (MAGA) has applied under section 48 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act (OGCA) for the declaration of a common carrier in order to obtain its share of gas from the Westlock Field. The previous transportation agreement between MAGA and Tidewater Midstream (Tidewater) was terminated and negotiations between the parties did not reach an agreement.

MAGA is applying to declare Tidewater to be a common carrier through a series of pipelines from 15-33-059-26W4M to 01-26-054-25W4M. MAGA requests under section 56 of the OGCA that the effective date of the common carrier order to be the date of the application.

For a copy of the application, contact
MAGA Energy Ltd. 
900 6 Ave SW Suite 900
Calgary, AB  T2P 3K2
Attention: Mark Ross
Telephone: 403-850-1300
E-mail: @email

To view the applications and supporting documents, use the Integrated Application Registry (IAR) query tool available under Systems & Tools on the AER website, To receive a copy of the application and supporting documents, submit an information request, as outlined at, to

AER Information Distribution Services
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta  T2P 0R4
Telephone: 1-855-297-8311 (toll free; option 0)
Fax: 403-297-7040
Email: @email

Refer to this notice when requesting information for a faster response.

How to File a Statement of Concern
For your submission to be considered a valid statement of concern, it must be filed by 11:59 p.m. on the filing date below. Send one copy of your statement of concern to MAGA at the name and address above and one copy either online via the AER’s web-based form or by mail or email:


Mail or email:
Regulatory Applications
Alberta Energy Regulator
Suite 1000, 250 – 5 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 0R4
Fax: 403-297-7336
Email: @email

February 26, 2024 Final date to file a statement of concern. 
March 4, 2024 Final date for response submissions from the applicant. 

Contents of a Statement of Concern
For your submission to be considered a valid statement of concern, it must include

  1. why you believe you may be directly and adversely affected by a decision of the AER on the application;
  2. the nature of your objection to the application;
  3. the outcome of the application you advocate;
  4. the location of your land, residence, or activity in relation to the location of the energy resource that is the subject of the application; and
  5. your contact information, including your name, address in Alberta, telephone number, and email address or, if you do not have an email address, your fax number.

The AER also requests that you include the application number in your statement of concern.

Section 49 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice (Rules of Practice) requires that all documents and information filed in a proceeding be placed on the public record. If you file a submission, you must not include any personal information that you do not want to appear on or are not authorized to put on the public record. Section 49(2) of the Rules of Practice states how to apply to the AER for an order to keep information confidential. The Rules of Practice is available on the AER website at

Submissions relating exclusively to compensation for land use are not dealt with by the AER and should be referred to the Land and Property Rights Tribunal (formerly the Surface Rights Board).

Under section 21 of the Responsible Energy Development Act, the AER does not have the jurisdiction to assess the adequacy of Crown consultation associated with the rights of aboriginal peoples as recognized and affirmed under the Constitution Act, 1982.

For information on AER procedures, contact the regulatory applications specialist, Jason Luc, by phone at 403-297-3558 or by email to @email.

Issued at Calgary, Alberta, on January 25, 2024.