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State Water Control Board


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Fees for Permits and Certificates [9 VAC 25 ‑ 20]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes a fee assessment and collection system to recover a portion of the State Water Control Board's, Department of Game and Inland Fisheries;, and the Department of Conservation and Recreation's direct and indirect costs associated with the processing of an application to issue, reissue, or modify any permit or certificate which the Board has the authority to issue from the applicant for such permit or certificate.
State Authority Section 62.1-44.15 :6 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority n/a
Periodic Review Note periodic review result in 2019- amend regualtion. Fast track amendment submitted.
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens of the Commonwealth.

To recover a portion of the costs associates with processing applications for permits in order to expedite permit application processing.
Meetings See all meetings (3) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Frederick Cunningham 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: frederick.cunningham@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4285    FAX: (804)698-4086    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Fast track amendment- removal of fees for MS4 and construction activities Fast-Track Secretary of Natural Resources review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments Related to Industrial Wastes to Address 2015 Legislation – Fees for Local Monitoring and Testing
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2016.
Amendments to Address 2015 Budget Language Related to Fees for Land Application of Exceptional Quality Biosolids Cake
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2015.
Amendment to Update DEQ Mailing Address
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/06/2012.
Amendment of Regulations Pertaining to Biosolids After Transfer from the Department of Health Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2013.
IFR - Chapter 149 of the 2011 Acts of Assembly
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/28/2011.
Fees for Permits and Certificates - Rev. A10wt
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/18/2010.
Transfer of Regulations Pertaining to Biosolids to State Water Control Board
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2008.
Amendment of Fees for Permits and Certificates Regulation
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2004.
Amendment of Fees for Permits and Certificates Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2003.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Plasticulture Operations Regulation - Initial Adoption NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 10/06/2010 after the comment period had ended.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
3/11/2019 Amend
4/1/2001 Retain As Is