15A NCAC 02T .0606      SETBACKS

(a)  The setbacks for Irrigation sites shall be as follows:

                                                                                                                                                                                Spray     Drip

                                                                                                                                                                                (feet)      (feet)

Any habitable residence or place of public assembly under separate ownership

                or not to be maintained as part of the project site                                                          400         100

Any habitable residence or place of public assembly owned by the permittee

                to be maintained as part of the project site                                                                     200         15

Any private or public water supply source                                                                                     100         100

Surface waters (streams – intermittent and perennial, perennial waterbodies,

                and wetlands)                                                                                                                       100         100

Groundwater lowering ditches (where the bottom of the ditch intersects the SHWT)           100         100

Surface water diversions (ephemeral streams, waterways, ditches)                                           25           25

Any well with exception of monitoring wells                                                                                                 100         100

Any property line                                                                                                                                 150         50

Top of slope of embankments or cuts of two feet or more in vertical height                           15           15

Any water line from a disposal system                                                                                           10           10

Subsurface groundwater lowering drainage systems                                                                    100         100

Any swimming pool                                                                                                                           100         100

Public right of way                                                                                                                             50           50

Nitrification field                                                                                                                                 20           20

Any building foundation or basement                                                                                            15           15

(b)  Treatment and storage facilities associated with systems permitted under this Section shall adhere to the setback requirements in Section .0500 of this Subchapter except as provided in this Rule.

(c)  Setback waivers shall be written, notarized, signed by both parties and recorded with the County Register of Deeds.  Waivers involving the compliance boundary shall be in accordance with 15A NCAC 02L .0107.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.1; 143‑215.3(a);

Eff. September 1, 2006.