Wis. Admin. Code Department of Natural Resources § NR 216.25 - Individual permit

Current through March 28, 2022

(1) PERMIT REQUIREMENTS. Requirements of an individual WPDES permit issued under s. 283.31 or 283.33, Stats., shall be consistent with similar requirements in general storm water discharge permits, except where the department determines that more stringent requirements are necessary to meet a performance standard of ch. NR 151 or a water quality standard. The department may require that specific source area controls be used as a requirement of an individual permit.
(2) EFFLUENT LIMITATIONS. A facility covered by an individual WPDES storm water permit under s. 283.33(1) (d), Stats., may be subject to an effluent limitation for a point source discharge, as defined in s. 283.01(6), Stats., for storm water discharge.
(3) INDIVIDUAL PERMIT COVERAGE. If it determines that one or more of the following conditions are met, the department may require that a storm water discharge be covered by an individual WPDES permit under s. 283.31 or 283.33, Stats.:
(a) The storm water discharge is a significant source of pollution and more appropriately regulated by an individual WPDES storm water permit.
(b) The storm water discharger is not in compliance with the terms and conditions of this chapter, or a general storm water discharge permit issued under this subchapter.
(c) Effluent limitations or standards are promulgated for a storm water discharge.
(4) PETITION. Any person may submit a written request to the department that it take action under this section.
(5) REVOCATION OF GENERAL PERMIT COVERAGE. If the department determines that an industrial facility should be covered by an individual WPDES permit, the department shall explain its decision in writing to the permittee prior to revoking general permit coverage and issuing an individual WPDES permit.


Wis. Admin. Code Department of Natural Resources § NR 216.25
CR 03-028: cr. Register July 2004 No. 583, eff. 8-1-04.

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