General Permit for Storm Water Associated with Construction Activity Details

General Permit for Storm Water Associated with Construction Activity

General Info - Statewide Permit


This Maryland permit is required if you are planning a construction project in the State, and your overall project will disturb one acre or more of earth.


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    Approval time

  • $100.0 - $2,500.0

    Application cost

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Agency/Contact

Permit Issuer - Information

Who issues the permit?

Maryland Department of Environment

Contact Information

Technical Services and Permitting Section Compliance Program

Email: mde.constructionswnoi@maryland.gov

Tel: (410) 537-3019



Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Maryland Department of Environment the legal authority to issue this approval?

FEDERAL: Clean Water Act Section 402 and the Code of Federal Regulations (40 CFR 122.26 and 40 CFR

450). 

STATE: Environment Article, Title 9, Subtitle 3: COMAR 26.08.04.