Operating Permits (New Jersey)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place New Jersey

Applies to States or Provinces New Jersey
Name Operating Permits (New Jersey)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator N.J. Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality
Primary Website http://www.state.nj.us/dep/aqm/Sub22.pdf

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source Air Permitting Guidance: http://www.nj.gov/dep/aqpp/permitguide.html

Air Quality Permitting Programs: http://www.nj.gov/dep/daq/aqppprogram.html


The owner or operator of a facility subject to this article shall obtain and maintain an operating permit for the facility. The owner or operator of a facility subject to this article shall ensure that no person shall use or operate any significant source operation at the facility without a valid operating permit for the facility, which covers the source operation. The owner or operator shall also ensure that no air contaminant is emitted from any significant source operation at a rate, calculated as the potential to emit, that exceeds the applicable threshold for reporting emissions. The criteria for applicable facilities are listed in the article.

Policy Contact

Contact Name General Permits
Department Department of Environmental Protection
Division Bureau of Air Permits

Phone (609) 633-2829

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Title 7, Chapter 27, Subchapter 22