Regulation

Regulation  314 CMR 21.00: Watershed Permit Regulations

This regulation provides a watershed permitting approach to control nitrogen and other pollutants from entering the Commonwealth's coastal embayments and estuaries.

This is an unofficial version of Commonwealth regulations and is posted here for the convenience of the public. It is not an official statement of the regulations.


 

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Table of Contents

Current Regulation

These regulations, 314 CMR 21.00, became effective July 7, 2023.

Proposed Regulations

MassDEP issued new regulations at 314 CMR 21.00, titled Watershed Permit Regulations, effective July 7, 2023 in order to reduce nitrogen loads in the Commonwealth's coastal estuaries and embayments.

Response to Comments

Table of Revisions in Response to Comments

Frequently Asked Questions  (EspañolPortuguês)

Map with Address Lookup

Information on Funding Sources

    See also: Amendments to 310 CMR 15.000: Septic Systems ("Title 5")

    Final Watershed Permit Regulations

    314 CMR 21.00: Final Regulations Clean

    314 CMR 21.00: Final Amendments Redline-Strikeout

    Archived Recordings and Documents

    Title 5 Advisory Committee Meeting:

    Public Hearings

    Public Information Sessions:

    See also: Amendments to 310 CMR 15.000: Septic Systems ("Title 5")

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