Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R652. Natural Resources; Forestry, Fire and State Lands.

Rule R652-3. Applicant Qualifications and Application Forms.

As in effect on August 1, 2019

Table of Contents

R652-3-100. Authority.

This rule implements Sections 65A-6-2 and 65A-7-1 which authorize the Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands to prescribe the applicant requirements and the form of application.

R652-3-200. Applicant Qualifications.

Any person qualified to do business in the state of Utah, and is not in default under the laws of the state of Utah, relative to qualification to do business within the state, or not in default on any previous obligation with the division, shall be a qualified applicant for lease or permit.

R652-3-300. Application Forms.

Application for the purchase, exchange, or use of sovereign lands or resources, shall be on forms provided by the division or exact copies of division forms.

R652-3-400. Application Processing.

Until a division executed instrument of conveyance, lease, permit or right is delivered or mailed to the successful applicant, applications for the purchase, exchange, or use of sovereign lands or resources shall not convey or vest the applicant with any rights. All applications for lease, sale, or exchange shall be subject to cancellation by the division prior to execution if in the best interest of the beneficiaries of that land. Applications shall be processed in accordance with the applicable rules in effect at the time the application was accepted except that the division may apply rule changes that become effective during the processing of an application if the application of the rule change is in the best interest of the beneficiary of the land. If the applicant objects to compliance with changes in the rules, then the applicant may elect to withdraw the application. For applications which are withdrawn or cancelled under this section 400, all fees shall be refunded to the applicant without penalty.


administrative procedure, residency requirements

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment


Notice of Continuation

March 28, 2017

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

65A-6-2; 65A-7-1

Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R652, please contact the promulgating agency (Natural Resources; Forestry, Fire and State Lands). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.