NDEQ Permitting and Authorization Programs

Are you not certain what permits your business may need?
For more information,
refer to our
Permit Matrix.
Air Construction Permit Program
For new or modified construction of air contaminant sources or emission units

Air Operating Permit Program
Established for the operation of sources of certain air pollutants

Integrated Waste Management
Solid waste management typically collected and disposed in municipal landfills and other non-hazardous waste.

Integrated Waste Management Permit Programs

Livestock Waste Control Program
For construction, operation, and maintenance of livestock waste control facilities and management of livestock waste at animal feeding operations

Mineral Exploration
For holes drilled, driven, bored or dug for the purpose of mineral exploration

National Pollution Discharge Elimination System - NPDES Program
Regarding discharges from municipal, commercial and industrial wastewater discharges; municipal combined sanitary and storm sewer overflows; and industrial and municipal storm water discharges.

On-Site (Septic and Private Lagoons) Wastewater Treatment
On-site systems of septic tanks and complete retention lagoons

Pretreatment of Wastewater
Industrial discharges to public wastewater treatment systems

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
Hazardous Waste treatment, storage, and disposal (TSD) facilities - operation and post-closure

Underground Injection Control (UIC)
For wells used to inject fluids into the subsurface.

Wastewater Engineering Management
For construction of municipal, industrial, and commercial wastewater treatment facilities and sanitary sewer lines

Waste Tire Hauler Permits
Any person, business, or other entity engaged in the business of picking up, hauling, and transporting waste tires for accumulation, processing, or recycling shall obtain a permit from the Department.