Landowners


Alta is dedicated to open and clear communication with landowners. We highly value our relationship with landowners, and we respect the fact that we are guests on your land. Our highest priorities while on your property are safety and the environment.

Inquiries

844-445-1966
OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com
Alta Marcellus Development, LLC
Attention: Land Administration
500 Dallas, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002

Owner Information

Late, Stolen, or Stale Dated Checks

Royalty checks are mailed either on the 25th of each month or on the last workday prior to the 25th. Lease Obligation checks are mailed pursuant to the lease. Please allow sufficient time for delivery by the postal service before contacting us. If your check is lost or stolen, please notify us at 844-445-1966 or OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com. Please give your owner number and the month of the check that you did not receive.

Checks must be cashed within 90 days of issue date. If your check is outdated, please notify us at 844-445-1966 or OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com.

Change of Name or Address

For address changes, please be advised that Alta will accept written notice only.

Download the Change of Address (COA) form. Fill it out completely and have all persons listed on the account sign and date it. If the written request is sent by someone other than the interest owner, please enclose a copy of a document, such as a Power of Attorney, granting authority to act on behalf of said owner.

Submit via mail to Alta's Houston address listed on the COA or via email OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com.

For name changes, please provide Land Administration with the appropriate documents as listed below by email to OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com or mail to:

Alta Marcellus Development, LLC
Attention: Land Administration
500 Dallas, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002

  • Individual:
    • Copy of marriage certificate
    • Divorce decree reinstating maiden name
    • Other legal documents affecting a name change
  • Company
    • Certificate of Name Change with verification of Tax ID to be used
    • Certificate of Merger with verification of Tax ID to be used

For additional questions, please contact Owner Relations at 844-445-1966 or OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com.

Landowner 1099 Information

The IRS 1099-MISC form is used to report payments made to landowners during the calendar year. Alta will mail out 1099-MISC forms to landowners during the first quarter of each new calendar year. For inquiries regarding 1099 forms please contact the accounts payable team:

ARD Operating, LLC
Attn: Accounts Payable
500 Dallas, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002
ap@alta-resources.com

Direct Deposit (Electronic Funds Transfer)

Owner Direct Deposit (Electronic Funds Transfer):

Direct deposit is available for revenue interest owners with a United States bank account. You may sign up for direct deposit through our Owner Information Website, or by completing the Direct Deposit Enrollment form.

The Direct Deposit Enrollment form must be completed in its entirety and should be signed and dated by all persons listed on the account in which you wish to have funds deposited. You must also include a voided check from the account. Submit completed forms via email to OwnerRelations@alta-resources.com or by mailing them to the following address:

Alta Marcellus Development, LLC
Attention: Land Administration
500 Dallas, Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002

It may take up to two (2) payment cycles for your direct deposit to be set up. You will continue to receive a check while we process your request.