(a)  Permit applications for the initial issuance of a collection system permit shall be completed and submitted to the Division within 60 days of the collection system owner's certified mail receipt of the Division's request for application submittal. Permit renewal requests shall be submitted to the Director at least 180 days prior to expiration, unless the permit has been revoked in accordance with 15A NCAC 02T .0110, a request has been made to rescind the permit, or the Director extends this deadline after a request from the permittee and based on factors such as the degree of delay in submission of the application or conditions out of the control of the permittee. All applications shall be submitted in duplicate, completed on official forms, and fully executed. Application forms are available at: https://deq.nc.gov/about/divisions/water-resources/water-resources-permits/wastewater-branch/collection-systems/system-wide-collection-system-permitting.

(b)  Collection systems subject to an individual permit shall comply with the standards in Rule .0403 of this Section and with conditions contained in an individual permit.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.1(a); 143-215.3(a); 143-215.9B;

Eff. September 1, 2006;

Readopted Eff. September 1, 2018.