Lease Sale 252
Lease Sale 252 was held on March 20, 2019.
The documents below contain statistical information specific to Sale 252 held on March 20, 2019. The reports organize the data in several different ways.
Includes general summary information on sale bids.
Preliminary Bid Recap by Area & Block for All Bids (Report 1):
Includes complete information on all blocks that received bids. A final bid recap which includes bid acceptance and rejection results will be
posted approximately three months after sale day.
High Bids Ranked by Bid
Amount (Report 4):
Includes information on all high bids in ranked order.
Analysis of Bids by Company:
Includes information on all bids by all companies.
Summaries of Company Bids (Report 6) - Includes bidding information by companies. The four reports are sorted by company as follows:
Amount of High Bids
Number of Bids
Sale 252 ZIP File:
This file displays bid information on acreage, royalty
rates, and companies participating in this sale. It contains five fixed format, ASCII data files of tract, bid, and company data as well as a text file which shows the record layouts)
Press Release - Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale Yields More Than $244 Million in High Bids, Continues Upward Trend Under Trump Administration (March 20, 2019)
Media Advisory - BOEM to Hold Media Conference Call Following Lease Sale 252 (March 19, 2019)
Press Release - Interior Announces Region-Wide Oil and Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico (February 13, 2019)
Press Release - Interior Proposes Region-Wide Oil and Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico (September 25, 2018)
Federal Register Notice - Record of Decision for proposed Gulf of Mexico (GOM) regionwide oil and gas Lease Sale 252 (February 15, 2019)
Federal Register Notice - Oil and Gas Lease Sale: Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf (February 15, 2019)
Federal Register Notice - Notice of Sale for Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Region-wide Lease Sale 252 (September 27, 2018)
Federal Register Notice - Outer Continental Shelf, Region-Wide Gulf of Mexico, Oil and Gas Lease Sales for Years 2017–2022 - Call for Information and Nominations (September 4, 2015)