Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Water Protection Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 210]
Incorporation of Policies, Guidance, Regulations and Clarifications Specific to the VWP Program
Action 4159
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this proposed regulatory action is to change the overall organization of the regulation such that it may be more reader-friendly; to incorporate policies and guidance developed in recent years; to incorporate certain federal regulatory provisions relative to the program; and to clarify and correct grammar, spelling, references, and errors. Other amendments to the regulation may be considered by the Board based on comments received in response to the NOIRA or discussions of the regulatory advisory panel (RAP)
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004015]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6916 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/02/2014.
7208 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/29/2016.
7503 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/02/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Brenda Winn 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 233218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4516    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-