15A NCAC 18A .0135      PERMITS

(a)  No person shall operate a processing facility without a permit issued by the Division.

(b)  No person shall operate a repacker facility without a repacker permit issued by the Division.

(c)  Application for a permit shall be submitted in writing on an application form available from the Division.

(d)  No permit shall be issued by the Division until an inspection shows that the facility and equipment comply with applicable rules of this Section.

(e)  A permit issued to one person is not transferrable to another person.

(f)  The permit shall be posted in a conspicuous place in the facility.  All permits shall expire on March 31 of each year.

(g)  Plans and specifications for proposed new construction, expansion of operations or changes in operating processes shall be submitted to the Division for review and approval prior to beginning construction.

(h)  A permit may be revoked or suspended pursuant to G.S. 130A‑23.

(i)  The owner or responsible person shall sign the completed inspection sheet to acknowledge receipt of the inspection sheet.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑23; 130A-230;

Eff. October 1, 1992.