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                          IOWA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION  DIVISION
                          ONLINE NOTICE OF INTENT FOR NPDES COVERAGE UNDER GENERAL PERMIT
NPDES Permit No. 1 FOR "STORM WATER DISCHARGES ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY"
                                                                 OR
NPDES Permit No.2 FOR "STORM WATER DISCHARGES ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY FOR CONSTRUCTION  ACTIVITIES"
                                                                 OR
NPDES Permit No.3 FOR "STORM WATER DISCHARGE ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY FOR ASPHALT PLANTS,  CONCRETE BATCH PLANTS, ROCK CRUSHING PLANTS, AND CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL FACILITIES."
In accordance with the Clean Water Act, all industrial facilities that discharge storm water meeting the definition of storm water associated with industrial activity must apply for coverage under a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System(NPDES) Permit. These instructions are provided to assist activities that need to notify the Iowa Department of Natural Resources(IDNR) of their storm water discharge to be covered under Iowa's NPDES General Permit No.1, General Permit No.2 or General Permit No.3.
The instructions are the same for all general permits. When a discharger provides a complete Notice of Intent to the IDNR, its storm water discharges will be subject to the terms and conditions of the appropriate general permit unless notified by the IDNR.
A pollution prevention plan is required for all storm water permits. The plan must be completed before submittal of the Notice of Intent. The plan should be kept on-site at the facility or construction site that generates the storm water discharge. DO NOT send the pollution prevention plan with the Notice of Intent.
To Complete the On-Line Notice of Intent you must be ready to provide the following items:
1. The completed online "Notice of Intent for NPDES Coverage Under General Permit",
2. Electronic and uploadable Proof of Public notification from one newspaper in the area with the highest circulation (Accepted uploadable formats are files with .jpg, .doc and .pdf file extensions.) Click Here to view the Public Notice Instruction Sheet.
3.Credit Card payment for the Permit fee. DO NOT Upload the Pollution Prevention Plan with your Notice of Intent.
     Note: The following fees plus a $5.00 convenience fee for Credit card processing are required to process the permit application:
  • 1 year : $175.00
  • 3 years: $350.00
  • 4 years: $525.00
  • 5 years: $700.00
Please Note: Your session will end after 20 minutes of inactivity and all application information will be lost.
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