NEW Do your permitting online! Most General NPDES Permits may be completed and submitted online through the
site. See which permits may be submitted electronically:
- Select Organization. A drop-down menu will appear.
- Scroll to Water Division, General NPDES Permits to find form selections.
Before you submit your paperwork, note: Before using ePortal,
then download and complete the
ADEQ Electronic Signature Agreement form
and mail it to the Electronic Signature Agreement Committee, Arkansas Department of
Environmental Quality, 5301 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118.
Why use ePortal?
The ADEQ ePortal system is an online service that allows the public to submit electronically permit applications,
registration forms, reports, and other forms to ADEQ in a secure, online environment. After submitting a form, this
system also allows the progress of the submission to be tracked.
Stormwater Permitting Information
Note: For more detailed information about each Stormwater Permit, please click on the blue navigational bar
DMR stands for Discharge Monitoring Report
NOC stands for Notice of Coverage
NOI stands for Notice of Intent
NOT stands for Notice of Termination
SWPPP stands for Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan
SWAR stands for Stormwater Annual Report
NOTE: Notice of Coverage (NOC) will not be issued until payment has been
received by ADEQ.
*For Construction Stormwater for Small Sites (Automatic Coverage), please do not submit any documents to the Department. You must read the permit, comply, and use the appropriate forms. You are required to have the automatic
NOC and the SWPPP posted at the site prior to commencing the construction.
Where to Submit the Notice of Intent (NOI) and Attachments
The operator shall submit a complete and signed NOI, complete SWPPP and
permit coverage fee to the Department at the following
Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality
Discharge Permits Section
5301 Northshore Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118-5317
Or by electronic mail (Complete documents (NOI and SWPPP) must be submitted in
PDF format) to:
For more information in regard to stormwater permits please contact:
Jamal Solaimanian, P.E., Ph.D.
General Permit Section Supervisor
Stormwater Industrial Permit Reminder
Receive reminders of upcoming deadlines for sampling periods, Discharge Monitoring Report (DMR) forms, and Annual Reporting forms for the Stormwater Industrial General Permit, ARR000000.
The Federal Code of Regulations Title 40
Protection of the Environment, Chapter 1 Environmental Protection Agency, 40 CFR
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