The District

Meetings and Public Hearings

04 14 14 GMA 9 Meeting at 10am

Located at the Dripping Springs City Hall, 511 Mercer Street, Dripping Springs, Texas

04.10.14 Quarterly Meeting

9am, BCRAGD office, located at 440 FM 3240, Bandera, TX 78003

Windmill and horse
Medina River
North Prong Medina River
Lost Maples Day Area
North Prong Medina 2

Bandera County River Authority and Groundwater District

The Bandera County River Authority and Groundwater District is a political subdivision of the State of Texas. The District is both a River Authority and Groundwater District operating under Chapters 36, 49, and 51 of the State Water Codes. The District is located within the boundaries of Bandera County and within the Groundwater Management Area 9. 

  • Rules and Management plans
  • Forms and Applications
Water Well Registration Application  
Well Registration Completion Form pg 1  
Pump Installer Well REGISTRATION Completion pg. 2  
Existing Well Registration Application  
Permitted Well Annual Water Usage Reporting Forms  
Well Plugging Request  
Well Extension Request  
Amendment Less than 72000 gal Well Permit Amendment Application  
Well Permit Amendment Application greater than 72000 gal  
Greater than 72000 gal Well Permit Application  
Less than 72000 gal Well Permit Application  
Transfer of Well Permit  
Well Variance Request  

Aquifer and Surface Water Data

Laboratory Services

Although not a certified laboratory, BCRAGD is able to test water samples, providing a valuable service to the citizens of Bandera County.

Water Resources


Latest News

Texas Ground Water Association

Water Well Driller Continuing Education April 22 2014

Surface Water Bacteria Counts

Bacteria Count Results for Surface Water Quality Testing

Bandera Water Series 03 21-22

March 21-22, 2014 Speakers and Demonstrations