Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Water Protection Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 210]
|Description||Establishes the general procedures for the issuance of a Virginia Water Protection permit for activities in navigable waters of the Commonwealth.|
|State Authority||Sections (62.1-44.15 )10 and :62.1-44.15 5 of the Code of Virginia|
|Federal Authority||Section 401 of the Clean Water Act|
|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 and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To establish general procedures and requirements for the issuance of Virginia Water Protection permits for activities that cause a discharge to surface waters and for which a federal Section 401 permit is required in order to effectuate the proper and comprehensive protection of such waters.
|Name / Title:||Dave Davis|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4105 FAX: (804)698-4032 TDD: ()-|