15A NCAC 02T .1506      SETBACKS

Remediation systems shall adhere to the following setbacks, unless greater setbacks are required to comply with minimum horizontal distance requirements set by the Division pursuant to 15A NCAC 02L .0107:


Any habitable residence or place of public assembly under separate ownership or not to

be maintained as part of the project site                                                                                              100

Any well with the exception of a Division-approved groundwater monitoring

well                                                                                                                                                             100

Surface waters (such as intermittent and perennial

streams, perennial waterbodies, and wetlands)                                                                                  100

Surface water diversions (such as ephemeral streams, waterways, and ditches)                                     25

Groundwater lowering ditches (where the bottom of the ditch intersects the seasonal high

water table)                                                                                                                                               25

Subsurface groundwater-lowering drainage systems                                                                                   25

Any building foundation except treatment facilities                                                                                     15

Any basement                                                                                                                                                      15

Any property line                                                                                                                                                 50

Any water line                                                                                                                                                      10

Any swimming pool                                                                                                                                           100

Rock outcrops                                                                                                                                                      25

Public right‑of‑way                                                                                                                                             50


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

Eff. September 1, 2006;

Readopted Eff. January 1, 2018.