permits are used by the Division of Water Quality to streamline
processing time for specific classes of wastewater discharges.
In issuing general permits, processing time is greatly reduced
because a standard set of conditions specific to a discharge
type are developed and issued at one time (rather than issuing
individually tailored permits for each discharger). After a
general permit has undergone the required draft, public comment,
and final issuance stages, it becomes available to dischargers
that meet the established discharge requirements. General permits
are currently available for the following types of discharges:
of NJPDES General Permits A document (in Adobe Acrobat Format - 25k) that lists all current
NJPDES General Permits including the permit number, category
code, discharge type, and year issued. Click
here to access.