Water Quality Permits

Fees

Fees for new applications are composed of two parts: an application fee and an annual fee, unless otherwise noted. Fees must be submitted at the time of application. No fees are required at the time of application renewal. For more specific information please see OAR 340-071-0140(4) for domestic WPCF permits for onsite septic systems, and OAR 340-045-0075 for all other types of domestic permits. 

The fee tables below provide the current fees filed with the Secretary of State:

A Land Use Compatibility Statement (LUCS) signed by the local land use authority must also be submitted with a new application, unless otherwise noted. 

For renewal applications, submittal of a LUCS is only required if major changes have been made at the facility or if there is no LUCS on file with DEQ.

For more information:

  • Contact the Water Quality Permit Coordinator in the DEQ regional office nearest you
  • See Permit Fees Frequently Asked Questions - Answers to your billing questions

Application forms

 

NPDES Individual Domestic Permits

New permits application forms

Use DEQ’s domestic permit application checklist to review your application package for completeness prior to submitting to DEQ.

 

Fee range

  • Please see Table 70C for application and annual fees.
  • Population, pretreatment, technical activities and other fees may apply.
Permit renewals application forms
 

Use DEQ’s domestic permit application checklist to review your application package for completeness prior to submitting to DEQ.

Fee range

  • No fees required at time of renewal.
WPCF Individual Domestic Permits
New permits application forms

Fee range

  • Please see Table 70C for application and annual fees.
  • Population, pretreatment, technical activities and other fees may apply.

Permit renewals application forms

Fee range 
  • No fees required at time of renewal.

WPCF Individual Domestic Permits (Water Pollution Control Facility)

NEW Permits Application Forms

Fee Range

  • Please see Table 9D for application, filing and annual compliance determination fees.
  • Surcharge: $100
  • Site Evaluation (Table 9A) and Plan Review (Table 9D) fees may also apply.

Permit RENEWALs Application Forms

Fee Range

  • Please see Table 9D for filing, renewal and modification fees.
  • Surcharge: $100
NPDES General Domestic Permits
NEW Permits Application Forms
Fee Range
  • Please see Table 70G for application and annual fees.

Permit RENEWALs Application Forms

Fee Range

  • No fees required at time of renewal.
*Note: This permit is currently expired and cannot be assigned to new applicants. Please contact the appropriate regional office and ask to speak with your Water Quality Permit Coordinator.
NEW Permits Application Forms
Fee Range
  • Please see Table 70G for application and annual fees. 
 

Permit RENEWALs Application Forms 

 

Fee Range 

  • No fees required at time of renewal
The current general graywater permit is valid until May 1, 2027. If you wish to continue permit coverage beyond May 1, 2027 DEQ must receive a permit renewal application form  by March 2, 2027.  If DEQ receives a complete renewal application on time, the permit will remain current until DEQ issues a new permit.

NEW Permits Application Forms

Fee Range

  • Please see Table 70G for application and annual fees. 
 

Permit RENEWALs Application Forms 

 

Fee Range 

  • No fees required at time of renewal

The current general graywater permit is valid until May 1, 2027. If you wish to continue permit coverage beyond May 1, 2027 DEQ must receive a permit renewal application form  by March 2, 2027.  If DEQ receives a complete renewal application on time, the permit will remain current until DEQ issues a new permit.

WPCF Individual Domestic Permits (Water Pollution Control Facility)

NEW Permits Application Forms

Fee Range

  • Please see Table 9D for application, filing and annual compliance determination fees.
  • Surcharge: $100
  • Site Evaluation (Table 9A) and Plan Review (Table 9D) fees may also apply.

Permit RENEWALs Application Forms

Fee Range

  • Please see Table 9D for filing, renewal and modification fees.
  • Surcharge: $100