North Carolina Administrative Code Division of Water Resources Rules & North Carolina General Statutes
This webpage contains links to North Carolina Administrative Code (NCAC) rules used by the Division of Water Resources (DWR). The webpage also contains a link to the North Carolina General Statutes. The Office of Administrative Hearings and NC General Assembly is responsible for maintaining the official NCAC and the official General Statutes, respectively. In addition, this webpage contains ways for the public to stay informed concerning DWR’s rule-making activities.
Title 15A NCAC Environment and Natural Resources
Chapter 2- Environmental Management
Subchapter 02A - Organization of Environmental Management Commission
Subchapter 02B - Surface Water and Wetland Standards
Subchapter 02C - Well Construction Standards
Subchapter 02E – Water Use Registration and Allocation
Subchapter 02G – Water Resources Programs
Subchapter 02H - Procedures for Permit: Approvals
Subchapter 02I - Hearings
Subchapter 02J – Civil Penalties
Subchapter 02L – Groundwater Classification and Standards
Subchapter 02T – Waste Not Discharged to Surface Waters
Subchapter 02U – Reclaimed Waters
Chapter 8 Water Pollution Control System Operation Certification Commission
Subchapter 08F – Certification of Operators of Animal Waste Management Systems
Subchapter 08G – Authority: Organization: Structure: Definitions
Chapter 18 Environmental Health
Subchapter 18C – Water Supplies
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