The Commission regulates gas delivery charges and service reliability for investor-owned natural gas utilities. Commodity price is not regulated and is charged based on actual market conditions. The companies regulated by the OCC are:
The Commission does not have regulatory authority over any natural gas utility operated by a city.
The Commission does not regulate propane dealers. They are regulated by the LP Gas Research, Marketing and Safety Commission.
The Commission's Pipeline Safety Department assures safe operation of Oklahoma's intrastate natural gas pipelines.
Most natural gas pipelines are regulated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration in the U.S. Department of Transportation.