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SRP Rules

In New Jersey, statutes are implemented through rules that are codified in the New Jersey Administrative Code. DEP rules are codified in Title 7 of the Code.

The following list of rules contains links to "courtesy copies" of the documents, in PDF format, that can be accessed with a compatible software, such as the free reader available from Adobe. To get official copies and the regulatory history of the rule, check the information about how to get copies of the Department's rules. The statute(s) that a particular rule implements are listed under "Authority" on the front page of each rule. The NJ Legislature Web site offers New Jersey Statutes online. Select the link for Statutes on their Web site and use the site's lookup options.

The SRP Regulations

For other DEP Rules, see the DEP Rules Page.

N.J.A.C. Citation Rule Name and Information
N.J.A.C. 7:1J Processing of Damage Claims Pursuant to the Spill Compensation and Control Act
Updated: March 12, 2009
N.J.A.C. 7:14B Underground Storage of Hazardous Substances (UST) Rules
Date of Adopted Amendments: August 6, 2018
Posted: September 10, 2018
N.J.A.C. 7:26B Industrial Site Recovery Act (ISRA) Rules
Date of Adopted Amendments: August 6, 2018
Posted: September 10, 2018
N.J.A.C. 7:26C

Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites (ARRCS) Rules
Date of Adopted Amendments: August 6, 2018
Posted: September 2018

(Notice of ARRCS readoption without change) [pdf]
August 6, 2018
Posted: September 10, 2018

  Note: The Procedures for Department Oversight of the Remediation of Contaminated Sites ("Oversight Rule") N.J.A.C. 7:26C was repealed on November 4, 2009 and replaced with the ARRCS Rules.
N.J.A.C. 7:26D Remediation Standards
Date last amended: September 18, 2017
Posted: September 18, 2017 (No change in text, lists new chapter expiration date of 27 April 2022)

Notice of Remediation Standards readoption without change
Posted: April 28, 2015
N.J.A.C. 7:26E

Technical Requirements for Site Remediation ("Tech Rule")
Date of Adopted Amendments: August 6, 2018
(Adoption Notice) [pdf]
Posted: September 10, 2018
(corrects typographical errors regarding regulatory timeframes found at N.J.A.C. 7:26E-4.10)

N.J.A.C. 7:26F

Heating Oil Tank System Remediation Rules ("HOTSR")
New Rule: August 6, 2018
Posted: September 10, 2018

Related Rules
N.J.A.C. 7:9C
[pdf 2.8 Mb]

Ground Water Quality Standards

Pursuant to the Remediation Standards at N.J.A.C. 7:26D-2.2, the Ground Water Quality Standards are the minimum remediation standards to which ground water shall be remediated.

N.J.A.C. 7:9B Surface Water Quality Standards (SWQS)

Information about the surface water quality standards is available on the Division of Water Monitoring and Standards website at

N.J.A.C. 7:14A NJPDES Regulations

Information about the New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NJPDES) Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:14A, is available at the Division of Water Quality website. Please be advised that the website has not been updated to reflect changes made to the NJPDES Rules, as published in the New Jersey Register, which the Department adopted in 2012 and 2018.


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