Stormwater Permits (Vermont)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Vermont

Applies to States or Provinces Vermont
Name Stormwater Permits (Vermont)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


Stormwater permits are required for the construction of a new generation facility, the reconstruction or expansion of a facility, the operation of a generation facility which discharges stormwater to state waters, and discharges from industrial facilities. A stormwater construction permit is required for the construction of any project that disturbs one or more acres. A stormwater operational permit is required for the operation of the stormwater infrastructure of any project with more than one acre of new or redeveloped impervious surface. Projects must comply with Vermont Stormwater Management and Management Rules.

Policy Contact

Department Department of Environmental Conservation
Division Watershed Management Division
Address 1 National Life Drive, Main 2
Place Montpelier
Zip/Postal Code 5620
Phone 802.828.1535


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

Authority 1 10 V.S.A. §§1258 and 1264