The mission of the Title V Program is to regulate exploration for, and development of, coal conformance with UCA 40-10 and Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 which:

* supports the existence of a viable coal mining industry to meet the nation's energy needs,
* implements standards that safeguard the environment and protect public health and safety, and
* achieves the successful reclamation of land affected by coal mining activities.