Change of Ownership

Any person holding a valid Permit and/or Certificate to Operate (CTO) or Certified Emissions Statement (CES) may request that the Director transfer the Permit, CTO or CES to another person providing the following conditions are met:

  • The current owner (Seller) describes, in writing, the reasons for or circumstances of the transfer and certifies that the source for which the Permit/CTO/CES pertains is in compliance with all permits issued by the DAQ and the applicable regulations
  • The Buyer identifies and acknowledges, in writing, that it accepts and will comply with all regulations
  • The Buyer or Seller pays the transfer fee of $200 per source
  • If the current owner is incorporating a name change only, there is no required fee

Contact Information

Megan Grose, Environmental Resources Analyst
West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
Division of Air Quality
601 57th Street, SE
Charleston, WV 25304
Phone: (304) 926-0499 x43810