This Fact Sheet provides information regarding the registration and permitting of water withdrawals under the Water Management Act.
MassDEP issues permits under the Water Management Act regulations, 310 CMR 36.00. These permits balance water use protection, water conservation, and economic development to protect the Commonwealth's water resources for all to use.
Resources from the MassDEP Water Management Act Program for use by Public Water Suppliers
MassDEP Water Management Act Program model bylaw
This page offers data resources for the Sustainable Water Management Initiative. Find maps, databases, links, and other tools here.
Drafting a regulation for interruption devices in irrigation systems