CONDITIONS AND DURATION. In addition to
the terms and conditions listed under this chapter, if the department issues a
storm water discharge general permit, it may in the permit require compliance
with the terms and conditions identified in s.
. The term of the permit shall be at least 2
years but no longer than 5 years in duration.
Note: A maximum time period of 5 years is
allowed under federal law.
(2) LIMITED COVERAGE OF GENERAL PERMITS.
the department may issue a general permit that applies only to certain classes
or categories of storm water discharges, or only to storm water discharges
located in a designated area of the state, or both. Any limitation of the
coverage of a general storm water discharge permit shall be stated in the
permit. When the department receives a notice of intent or application for
general permit coverage, it shall determine whether the discharge is for a
class or category of storm water discharge that is covered by a general permit
and is located within an area of the state to which the general permit applies.
If the discharge is for a class or category that requires permit coverage but
is not covered by a general permit or is for a discharge located outside of the
area to which a general permit applies, the department shall treat the notice
of intent or application as an application for an individual WPDES permit, and
the landowner shall obtain an individual WPDES permit under this chapter for
SUBSEQUENT PERMIT. Unless notified otherwise by the department, general
permittees covered under subchs. II and III shall remain covered under an
expired general permit or conveyed coverage under a reissued general permit as
described under s.
Admin. Code Department of Natural
CR 03-028: cr. Register
July 2004 No. 583, eff. 8-1-04.
Amended by, CR 21-027: am. (1), cr. (3)
March 2022 No. 795, eff.