Please note: recent legislation has changed fees and a number of other items for some DEQ permits. These recent changes may have not been reflected yet within the permit directory. Please check with the appropriate division for recent changes to fee structure and rules.
This permit directory, produced by the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources, centralizes all of the department’s permit information. It is a guide that covers North Carolina’s most commonly required environmental permits, licenses, certifications, approvals, etc. By using this handbook, NCDENR hopes that you can quickly gain an initial understanding of regulatory requirements for various permitted activities.
If you have comments or suggestions to improve the usefulness of this guide, contact: Alison Davidson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (828) 296-4698, Environmental Assistance Coordinator, with the Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service