Water and Waste Permits

The permitting section of the Division of Water and Waste Management is a major regulatory arm of the agency that manages all non-mining water permits, solid waste permits and hazardous waste permits.

*** Notice of Public Comment Period for Proposed Amendments to 33CSR20 ***
WVDEP is proposing to amend the Hazardous Waste Management Syste, 33CSR20, by adopting the most current hazardous waste regulations.  These amendments are necessary to maintain consistency with the federal program and maintain state program approval/primacy of the hazardous waste regulations in the state of West Virginia.  A copy of the full Public Notice and Draft amendments can be found HERE.

A public hearing has been scheduled to take additional comments on the draft rule ammendments for 33CSR20 on July 8, 2019 at 6 pm.  The hearing will be held at the Department of Enviornmental Protection Coopers Rock Training and Conferenc eRoom, 601 57th Street SE, Charleston, WV 25304. 

***DMR Submission Date Change***
As of April 1, 2018 DWWM will now allow filing of DMRs for general and individual NPDES permits on or before the 25th day of the month following the end of the monitoring period.  Click HERE to see the full memo.


Water Permits

Waste Permits 

NPDES Individual Permits

Solid Waste Permits

NPDES General Permits

Hazardous Waste Permits

Stormwater General Permits


UIC Permits (Non-mining)

401 Water Quality Certification  
Septic Tank Seal Registration  


Security Agent Documentation for ePermitting - if you’re a consultant doing business for a client and/or customer, security agent documentation isn’t required.  After security agent is established for company, it’s their responsibility to add and assign security rights to others. Please refer to Security under information on the following webpage: https://apps.dep.wv.gov/eplogin.cfm.

Security Agent Sample Letter