(a)  Structures authorized by this permit shall conform to the standards herein.

(b)  Individuals shall allow authorized representatives of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to make periodic inspections at any time deemed necessary in order to be sure that the activity being performed under the authority of this general permit is in accordance with the terms and conditions prescribed herein.

(c)  There shall be no unreasonable interference with navigation or use of the waters by the public by the existence of piers or mooring pilings.

(d)  This permit will not be applicable to proposed construction where the Department has determined, based on an initial review of the application, that notice and review pursuant to G.S. 113A-119 is necessary because there are unresolved questions concerning the proposed activity's impact on adjoining properties or on water quality; air quality; coastal wetlands; cultural or historic sites; wildlife; fisheries resources; or public trust rights.

(e)  This permit does not eliminate the need to obtain any other required state, local, or federal authorization.

(f)  Development carried out under this permit must be consistent with all local requirements, AEC rules, and local land use plans current at the time of authorization.

(g)  This general permit will not be applicable where the Department determines that the proposed modification will result in closure of waters to shellfishing under rules adopted by the Commission for Public Health.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113A‑107; 113A‑118.1;

Eff. January 1, 1994;

Amended Eff. August 1,1998.