Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 31, 2023


Pacific Coast Oil Trust

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware 1-35532 80-6216242
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation) (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification Number)


The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A.

601 Travis, Floor 16
Houston, Texas




(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (512) 236-6555


Not applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):


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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).


Emerging growth company                  ¨


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.    ¨







Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.


On May 31, 2023, Pacific Coast Oil Trust issued a press release announcing there will be no distribution payable in May 2023. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.


Pursuant to General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K and Securities and Exchange Commission Release No. 33-8176, the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 is not “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, is not subject to the liabilities of that section and is not deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, but is instead furnished for purposes of that instruction.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d)           Exhibits.


  Exhibit 99.1 Pacific Coast Oil Trust Press Release dated May 31, 2023.







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


  Pacific Coast Oil Trust
  By: The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company,
  N.A., as Trustee
Date: May 31, 2023 By: /s/ Sarah Newell
      Sarah Newell
      Vice President




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