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A permit may be
required prior to beginning any of the activities specified below if the
provisions of 9VAC5 Chapter 50 (9VAC5-50) and 9VAC5 Chapter 60 (9VAC5-60)
apply. Owners contemplating such action should review those provisions and
contact the appropriate regional office for guidance on whether those
1. Construction of a
(replacement of more than half) of a facility.
3. Modification (any physical change to
equipment) of a facility.
Relocation of a facility.
Reactivation (restart-up) of a facility.
6. Operation of a facility.
MSW landfills required to
install a collection and control system according to the provisions of
shall apply for a
permit amendment in accordance with Part V (9VAC20-81-400
et seq.) of 9VAC20
Chapter 81 (Solid Waste Management Regulations).
C. Physical or operational changes made to an
MSW landfill solely to comply with this article are not considered
construction, reconstruction, or modification for the purposes of 40 CFR 60
The owner of an
MSW landfill subject to this article with a design capacity greater than or
equal to 2.5 million megagrams and 2.5 million cubic meters is subject to
Article 1 (9VAC5-80-50
et seq.) of Part II of
9VAC5 Chapter 80. When a landfill is closed, and either never needed control or
meets the conditions for control system removal specified in
C 2 e, an operating
permit under Article 1 (9VAC5-80-50
of Part II of 9VAC5 Chapter 80 is no longer required.
A landfill with a design capacity less
than 2.5 million megagrams or 2.5 million cubic meters does not require an
operating permit under Article 1 (9VAC5-80-50
of Part II of 9VAC5 Chapter 80.
9 Va. Admin.
Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 11, eff. April 1, 1996; amended, Virginia
Register Volume 15, Issue 12, eff. April 1, 1999; Volume 20, Issue 8, eff.
January 29, 2004; Volume 27, Issue 23, eff. August 17,
§ 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia; §§
110, 111, 123, 129, 171, 172, and 182 of the Clean Air Act; 40 CFR Parts 51 and