DNR Launches Online Application Process for Storm Water General Permits
Posted: 06/26/2012
DES MOINES — Entities requiring authorization to discharge storm water through the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) storm water general permit have the option of using a new online application process for both new sites and facilities and renewals of existing authorizations.

The online permitting process should significantly reduce the time needed by the Department for processing new applications and renewals.

The on-line application and renewal process begins at:

For assistance contact Ruth Rosdail at 515-281-6782 or ruth.rosdail@dnr.iowa.gov or Joe Griffin at 515-281-7017 or joe.griffin@dnr.iowa.gov.

If you do not know if storm water permit coverage is required for your construction site or facility, go to www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/RegulatoryWater/StormWater/WhoMustApply.aspx
for a definition of what is subject to storm water discharge application requirements.