The mission of the OWRB is to enhance the quality of life for Oklahomans by managing, protecting, and improving the state’s water resources to ensure clean, safe, and reliable water supplies, a strong economy, and a healthy environment.
Our primary duties and responsibilities include water use appropriation and permitting, water quality monitoring and standards, financial assistance for water/wastewater systems, dam safety, floodplain management, water supply planning, technical studies and research, and water resource mapping.
Divisions & Programs
- Office Locations & Contact Information
- Brian Vance, Director of Communications: 405-530-8866 or email
- Financial Assistance
- Floodplain Management
- Well Driller Licensing
- Dam Safety
- Water Quality Monitoring
- Water Quality Standards
- Bathymetric Mapping