Ute Indian Tribe

Energy and Minerals

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Ute Indian Tribe

Energy & Minerals Department

988 South 7500 East

P. O. Box 70

Fort Duchesne, UT 84026

Office: (435) 725-4950

Fax: (435) 722-9270


Email Access Permit and Business License Application to:


Deanna Poosegupdeannap@utetribe.com (435) 725-4953

Quanah Poowegup qpoowegup@utetribe.com (435) 725-4964

For help or information:

Lauren Lomahaftewa laurenl@utetribe.com (435) 725-4975



All firearms, weapons, hunting, fishing, all collecting and gathering of any items, picture-taking, recreational activities, littering, sightseeing, and transporting animals (pets) is STRICTLY PROHIBITED!



Completion of Business License Application and payment of fees does not constitute approval of Business License.

Application must be approved before license is issued and before work can begin on the Uintah & Ouray Reservation.


The Ute Indian Tribe Energy & Minerals Department accepts walk-in clients, please adhere to our tribal policies while at the Energy & Minerals Department.

Our office hours are Monday thru Thursday, 8:00 am  to 4:30 pm. If you have any questions regarding the Access Permit or Business License process please contact the front desk at (435) 725-4950.